Neptune’s Harvest Fertilizer’s parent company, Ocean Crest Seafoods, in Gloucester, Mass., inadvertently ended up in the organic fertilizer business. A wholesale fish and seafood company established in 1965, Ocean Crest had a need to dispose of the fish remains, gurry, created after processing. Gurry Continue reading Seafood company uses fish gurry, crab shell, and seaweed in fertilizer
MORE than 240 seaweed farmers in Choiseul and Malaita Provinces have undergone a training aimed at equipping them with financial knowledge on how to manage their finance gained from their seaweed farms.
The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Continue reading Seaweed farmers of Solomon Island undergo training
Horizontal rain, Wellington boots two sizes too small, rocks promising nothing but a broken back, and an encroaching tide. This is hardcore.
At any minute I could slip and end up in an eternal sleep. Not that I wouldn’t Continue reading Seaweed Harvesting in England Is Slippery Business
Winter storms that pound the beaches of Vancouver Island also throw up a rich harvest that has become increasingly controversial in the Deep Bay area, about 70 kilometres north of Nanaimo. Continue reading Vancouver Island residents cry foul over commercial seaweed harvesting
Foraged from the rock cliffs and shallow waters of the world’s coastlines, seaweed has been an important food, fuel, and fertilizer since ancient times. Today, modern farming has supplanted wild harvesting; in Asia, more than 6.5 million tons are farmed each year. But the industry would never have thrived the way it does today without the important contributions of one woman in Continue reading How This British Scientist Saved Japan’s Seaweed Industry
The Punta San Juan bay curves a little with a nice beach for the breeding South American fur seals and the squealing playful pups and parents. The noisy seals, the cries of kelp gulls and the circling guano birds provide a contrapuntal background to the Continue reading Of fur seals, penguins, guano, and algae
[Global] Since our launching in the early 2014, Algae World News has collected and posted more than 1,686 algae news. Continue reading Results – Algae World News’ most popular algae stories in year 2014
This is a short video produced by the Canadian Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture Network in year 2012. The video introduces informative piece about Seaweeds; The roles, applications and values seaweeds have in marine ecosystems, the economy and our Continue reading Canadian Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture Network: A Short Video Presentation of Seaweed Farming
Take one person with a keen interest in dogs’ health and another who believes in the magic of nature and a new product for the burgeoning pet industry emerges. Continue reading Nova Scotia business partners release seaweed shampoo for Fido
[Malaysia] The Algae Research Lab in Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, smells like the sea. The salty odour and pungent scent of sea Continue reading Universiti Malaya moving to commercial production of pulp and bioethanol from seaweed