ARS Researchers are Developing Ecofriendly Practices for Atlantic Salmon Production

December 27, 2022 USDA ERS

When choosing food at the supermarket, consumers often focus on the appearance, texture, flavor, and nutritional content. These quality factors are also a priority for food suppliers such as fish farmers, who must balance these priorities with minimizing their environmental impacts of production. The researchers at the Conservation Fund’s Freshwater Institute (TCFFI) in West Virginia are helping fish farmers meet both these goals by employing sustainable fish production practices.

Superior Fresh Atlantic Salmon Receives The American Heart Association’s Heart-Check Certification

March 9, 2022 Superior Fresh

The iconic Heart-Check mark helps take the guesswork out when reading Nutrition Facts and label information, giving consumers peace of mind that what they are consuming meets the nutritional requirements of the American Heart Association.  “The Heart-Check certification mark will be prominently displayed on our Superior Fresh Atlantic salmon fillets, printed materials, boxes, and website starting March 2022. Receiving the Heart-Check certification is a tremendous honor,” says Brandon Gottsacker, president of Superior Fresh. 

Kvarøy Arctic Now Available at Thrive Market

January 10, 2022 Kvarøy Arctic

Sustainable Atlantic salmon fillets from family-owned company Kvarøy Arctic are available to order through Thrive Market, the online membership-based market, delivering the highest quality, healthy and sustainable products at member-only prices.

Nutreco Invests in AquaCon to bring Atlantic salmon to the East Coast of the United States

October 6, 2021 Nutreco

Nutreco announces its co-investment in Norwegian land-based salmon farming company, AquaCon. The investment round saw AquaCon raise a total of USD 7.5 Mn and included participation from Israel Corporation and AKVA Group ASA.

Mowi Consumer Products Expands MOWI Brand to the Hispanic Consumer Market in US

April 30, 2021 Mowi USA

After the great success of Mowi Consumer Products launching the MOWI® Brand in E-commerce in 2020, this salmon brand takes another step in partnership with Northgate Gonzalez Market.