New ingredients fit for feed?

In the search for new, sustainable fish feed ingredients, researchers are working to see if the ingredients can be used in feed technically. By Reidun Lilleholt Kraugerud, Nofima Tor Andreas Samuelsen and colleagues at Nofima in Bergen have a number of advanced techniques in store. Samuelsen says it is underestimated how important it is that…

National algae plant opened

On Tuesday 22 November, Minister of Trade Monica Mæland officially opened the University of Bergen’s new pilot project plant for growing of micro algae at the Technology Centre Mongstad, north of Bergen. The goal is to develop micro algae to use as feed in the aquaculture industry. By Anders Kjetland, University Museum of Bergen  See…

Nofima’s sea urchin feed to be tested in Canada

Through a joint venture with Innovation Norway and Urchinomics, Nofima’s sea urchin feed is going to be tested in Canada. On Thursday an agreement was signed with the Ekuanitshit First Nation community in St. John’s. Earlier this year Nofima and the investment company Kaston signed an agreement on the production of feed under licence in…