Innovators: Aquaculture


DFO Issues Call for Proposals Under its Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program (ACRDP)

by Barry Snow on December 18, 2015

The Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program (ACRDP) is a Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) initiative to increase the level of collaborative research and development activity between the aquaculture industry and the department.   Read more.


Newfoundland and Labrador Aquaculture Industry Association (NAIA)

April 5, 2015

The Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association represents the interests of aquaculturists in Newfoundland & Labrador. It is a member based non-profit organization with a mandate to facilitate and promote commercial development of aquaculture. The aquaculture industry in Newfoundland and Labrador is changing rapidly, and growing steadily.   Read more.

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by wade on January 28, 2015

The economic impact of the provincial aquaculture industry from 2003 to 2013 are outlined in a new report released today titled Economic Impacts of the Newfoundland and Labrador Aquaculture Industry. The report provides information about the aquaculture industry's impact on provincial GDP, employment, and labour income. Read more.

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by Admin on January 14, 2015

A soft-spoken man with a ready wit and a love of practical science, Dr. Michael Graham is the son of an Anglican priest and a nun. The story of how this man with a PhD in the process of water movement in corn became the project lead for the Wave Energy Research Centre in Lord’s Cove is anything but a straight line. 
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College of the North Atlantic - Wave Energy Research Centre (WERC)

December 17, 2014

The Wave Energy Research Centre (WERC) was established in 2011 by College of the North Atlantic (CNA) to conduct research on the use of ocean wave energy to supply sea water to land based aquaculture.   Read more.