7th November 2023 Aquaculture / Ngāi Tahu
The iwi has lodged an appeal and judicial review of the decision of the expert panel to reject its open ocean salmon farm plan near Stewart Island.
NZ should develop aquaculture specific legislation like Norway and Tasmania to achieve sustainable growth, according to the company behind Bluff’s commercial deepwater port.
This year the NZ Agricultural Show in Christchurch will this year feature a dedicated Aquaculture Tent for the fist time in its 160-year history.
Dr Rebecca Lawton, senior lecturer in marine science and aquaculture at the University of Waikato, is looking to reverse the tide on kelp loss after being awarded the Rutherford Discovery Fellowship from the Royal Society Te Apārangi.
A new quality mark designed to assist customers and consumers identify genuine, high-quality Greenshell mussel powder has been launched.
Iwi group NIOW secures an additional $600k from the govt to help fund its large sustainable aquaculture project.
Fisheries New Zealand has been requested to make an aquaculture decision on a proposed marine farm within the Coromandel Marine Farm Zone (CMFZ) located in the inner Hauraki Gulf.
Cawthron Institute’s CEO says refocusing investment in the ocean’s potential could result in NZ becoming climate positive in just one generation.
Minister of State for Trade and Export Growth, Rino Tirikatene, is in Singapore to meet with Singaporean counterparts, promote business investment for wāhine entrepreneurs, and explore investment opportunities for Māori land-based aquaculture.
A new brand of farmed Pacific oyster, a seaweed startup, and a food handling solutions specialist are among the Kiwi ventures selected for a fledgling aquaculture accelerator with global reach.
Kiwi agritech companies should look to the booming aquaculture industry for growth opportunities, according to a new report.
Global demand for food from aquatic sources is expected to double by 2050.
It has already spent $7m on consent costs, but the company could still be years away and a significant investment off starting its Cook Strait aquaculture project.
The Global Innovation Launchpad for New Zealand Aquaculture has opened for application.
The newly formed Aotearoa New Zealand Seaweed Association and the Australian Seaweed Institute have signed a memorandum of understanding to unlock more collaboration between the organisations.
An Aquaculture New Zealand-led action plan to double the size of the national workforce to support the growth of the sector has been backed by the government to the tune of $210,000.
A $20m upgrade of Te Ariki Tahi Sugarloaf Wharf, Waipapa Bay, south of Coromandel Harbour has been approved under the Covid-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020.
The company is in talks with functional beverage manufacturers as it considers its next steps for its in-development seaweed beverage.
Southland could become a key player in high-value aquaculture with a 10-hectare salmon farm potentially worth up to $140m in annual revenue.
The government has cited New Zealand King Salmon’s difficulties to illustrate that the RMA needs reform.
Clean energy, land use and aquaculture have been identified as three areas of accelerating economic growth in Southland once the Tiwai Point smelter shuts down.
The current backers are seeking fresh investment to bring forward plans for an Aquaculture Centre of Excellence in the deep south.
The Ministry for Primary Industries is investing $650,000 over four years to help stamp out invasive marine pests and help the aquaculture industry.
A new Memorandum of Understanding has been described as a crucial first step towards realising the potential of aquaculture for Ngā Iwi i te Rohe o Te Waiariki.
How seaweed can help the agriculture industry, green shipping and electric ferries, sea level rise, aquaculture and marine biodiversity protection are on the agenda at the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference.
Global demand for protein is set to drive a rapid transformation of the US$260bn aquaculture industry, says investor Aqua-Spark.
The Cawthron Institute to work with Fisheries NZ and DOC on assessment.
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