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  1. General Board
    More toxic pesticides to be used by salmon farmers
  2. General Board
    Just 500 tons of dead ,diseased salmon ? Shocking ! that's approximately 140000 fish weighing at approx. 8lbs each . If there was 1 bull/cow/ sheep infected with foot and mouth then the whole herd /flock would be culled,and on the farms in the vicinity too, Seems it macks nee odds how...
  3. News & Features
    I get this to my work email every week.I don't know who subscribed. I posted a second one below.I would like some feedback ass to whether I should continue to.post these.Thanks. "Farm-free: Angling correspondent Sir Michael Wigan recently wrote in Scottish Field that "Within five years Norway...
  4. News & Features
    Scottish ministers withold information on salmon farms Watchdog demands release of government facts about Scottish Salmon | The National
  5. Irish Rivers Reports & News
    Article in today's Irish Times. Amazing to total coincidence that salmon farming started in the early eighties...a small mention of sea lice but as usual, no mention of all the other diseases that smolts pick up on their passage past fish farms and then carry to the feeding grounds where they...
  6. North Atlantic Salmon Conservation
    Extract from a local paper. Getting even closer to home! Mike LARGS and Millport is set to net a jobs boost of almost 25 new posts under an £8m plan to create two new fish farms. The UK's largest producer of farmed trout has unveiled plans to create 12 local jobs on the Clyde at sites next to...
  7. General Board
    What problems will the salmon farms experience in 2019? I thought it might be useful to note any issues relating to UK salmon farms in one place this year to provide an at-a-glance record. If you hear of something - fish escapes/disease/mortalities/pollution/workers' injuries/etc. - please list...
  8. General Board
    A press release from this morning ... In a decision that will have significant repercussions for the licensing of Ireland’s salmon farms, the Commissioner for Environmental Information has found that the Minister for Agriculture’s refusal to release information in the annual Department...
  9. General Board
    Norwegian study shows a clear biennial pattern emerging due to the production cycle of fish farms which clearly shows that fish farms play an important role in the epidemiology of sea lice on wild fish stock...............
  10. North Atlantic Salmon Conservation
    Not really surprised by this latest announcement by Scotgov. IMHO this inquiry was set up for the sole purpose of being seen to allow the salmon farmers to acknowledge some industry mistakes while allowing the industry to grow & increase output and basically carry on as normal. Another let off...
  11. General Board
    SEPA to announce sweeping changes as to how salmon farms operate to help protect wild Atlantic salmon stocks.............
  12. North Atlantic Salmon Conservation
    For some reason I suddenly thought that I had never seen anything whatsoever on the SFF website which mentioned farming of fish other than salmon along the Scottish Coastline and the implications for our Wild Migratory Fish! I did a very quick and dirty google search to find a map of such...
  13. North Atlantic Salmon Conservation
    Just listened to a report on my way home tonight from Andrew Graham Stewart, he was reporting on a big scientific study done on the Uk, Ireland and Scandinavian waters and the effect of fish farms, the conclusion was that around 30% of migrating fish are killed as they pass the fish farms either...
  14. Video Gallery
    are the Scottish salmon farms using these feeds?? Farmed Norwegian Salmon World's Most Toxic Food - YouTube
  15. General Board
    Don't know if its been posted before :mad::mad::mad::mad: Salmon Farming - S&TC
  16. General Board
    125,000 salmon die in disease outbreak at Lewis fish farms 125,000 salmon die in disease outbreak at Lewis fish farms - BBC News
  17. North Atlantic Salmon Conservation
    I've been getting in a grump about fish farms recently. Writing to various groups and people including at Radio 4: Farming today; the Food Programme; You and Yours; and, Costing the Earth. Farming Today had a short item, as did the Today prog. Now, next Tuesday Tom Heap on Costing the Earth...
  18. Irish Rivers Reports & News
    Who is going to bail out and pay for the destruction that is about to hit fish farms from Kerry to Donegal over the next few days. You've guest it, us the tax payer, us the rod licence payer. No the farmers who will cry poverty, plead for help and whine into every political ear until they get...
  19. General Board
    Evidence perhaps that the salmon farms are struggling..... Good!!!! A disgrace: Ten million salmon thrown away by fish farm industry in last year alone | HeraldScotland
  20. General Board
    Scottish Ministers ordered to disclose names of Scotland's 'liciest' salmon farms to Salmon & Trout Conservation Scotland - S&TC Perhaps a step in the right direction....
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