All Campbell River Mowi Salmon Farms Get ASC Certification

Mowi Canada West says all its salmon farms in the Campbell River area have reached the Aquaculture Stewardship Council certification.

ASC Response to SeaChoice Statement on Updates to the ASC Salmon Standard

“ASC welcomes constructive feedback from all its varied stakeholders, and notes that SeaChoice continues to consider ASC’s standards more rigorous than other aquaculture certifications. However, SeaChoice’s criticism of the latest changes to the ASC Salmon Standard includes misleading inaccuracies and seeks to pre-emptively undermine the progress that will be made in addressing sealice with the new approach.”

ASC Releases Revisions to Freshwater Trout Standard and Salmon Standard

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Salmon Standard and Freshwater Trout Standard have been updated following a rigorous multi-stakeholder, science-based review process, as part of ASC’s ongoing commitment to continuously improve standards and adapt to changes in the industry.

Nova Austral Announces Leadership Changes and Reaffirms its Commitment to Antibiotic Free Salmon

July 12, 2019 Nova Austral

“The Board has decided to make changes to the leadership team. Nicos Nicolaides will no longer have a role in the company. Going forward, Francisco Miranda, the recently joined Chief Operations Officer, will lead all sales and operations. ”

New Group Certification to Make it More Accessible for Small Producers to Apply for ASC Certification

ASC’s new Group Certification methodology, which will make applying for ASC certification more accessible for small producers, has been launched at an event in Vietnam.