[UK] Growing up in west Clare, John O’Doherty remembers his father feeding carrageen seaweed to calves. “We laughed as he Continue reading UCD professor researches effects of adding seaweed to pigs’ diet
[India] Seaweed farming industry is set to get a major boost with the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) transferring Continue reading CMFRI transfers seaweed farming technology to Andamans
[Australia, China] South Australia’s rich marine environment will yield more value-added products under a new research agreement between Flinders University and one of China’s largest seaweed product companies. Continue reading South Australia seaweed industry set to bloom
[Global] Certain marine macro-algae contain polysaccharides with functional properties that can enhance the health status of poultry and pigs when used as part of their feed.
When we think of algae, our mind goes to seaweeds — a nuisance or curiosity for sea swimmers, or to edible algae Continue reading 5 functional properties of marine algae for animal health
With the publication of the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 354/2013 on 9 April, the European Commission approved the use of the active substance Laminarin as a biocide. It is a polysaccharide extracted from the seaweed Laminaria digitata whose manipulation meets the rules set by… Continue reading The EU authorises the use of Laminarin as biocide