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Aquaculture sector joins the GIA biosecurity partnership

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 7:28 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand is the latest primary sector group to protect its valuable industry from pests and diseases by joining the GIA biosecurity partnership. More >>

Industry welcomes Government aquaculture strategy

Wednesday, 18 September 2019, 3:09 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture offers New Zealand a significant opportunity through the sustainable production of the world’s best seafood, said Aquaculture New Zealand chair Bruce Hearn. More >>

NZ aquaculture industry launches A+

Monday, 21 September 2015, 9:39 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

New Zealand’s aquaculture industry is building further on its sustainability credentials by launching A+, the new standard of sustainable aquaculture, at its annual conference in Nelson on Thursday. More >>

Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes new research

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 4:54 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

New research released today by the Ministry for Primary Industries shows the vast majority of New Zealanders feel positive about aquaculture and support the sustainable growth of the industry, said Aquaculture New Zealand Chief Executive Gary Hooper. More >>

Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes Supreme Court decision

Friday, 18 April 2014, 11:23 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand welcomes Supreme Court decision Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed the long awaited Supreme Court decision clearing the way for three new salmon farms in the Marlborough Sounds. More >>

Sustainable Farming Fund invests in aquaculture growth

Friday, 19 April 2013, 3:08 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand (AQNZ) has welcomed the Ministry for Primary Industries Sustainable Farming Fund (SFF) grants for new aquaculture research and development. More >>

Good For Marlborough, Good For New Zealand

Thursday, 28 February 2013, 3:53 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

The EPA Board of Inquiry’s (BOI) final determination will enable New Zealand King Salmon to deliver long-term benefits to the region, the community and the national economy. More >>

Farmed New Zealand shellfish 100 per cent safe

Wednesday, 19 December 2012, 10:48 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

Farmed New Zealand Greenshell Mussels and Pacific Oysters on sale at local supermarkets and seafood retailers are delicious, nutritious and 100 per cent safe to eat. More >>

Aquaculture New Zealand appoints new Chief Executive

Tuesday, 3 April 2012, 8:28 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

AQNZ Chairman Peter Vitasovich yesterday announced Gary would take on the leadership role after three and a half years as the organisation’s marketing director. More >>

Mike Burrell to step down as CEO of Aquaculture New Zealand

Thursday, 17 November 2011, 11:17 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

Mike Burrell has announced he is standing down as CEO of Aquaculture New Zealand after five years at the helm of the industry’s representative body. Mr. Burrell led the development of the New Zealand Aquaculture Strategy in 2006, before going ... More >>

New law milestone for Aquaculture

Friday, 19 August 2011, 12:21 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

The passing of the Aquaculture Legislation Amendment Bill (No 3) is a milestone for the aquaculture industry, according to Aquaculture New Zealand Chief Executive Mike Burrell. More >>

Aquaculture NZ welcomes Advisory Panel announcement

Monday, 20 December 2010, 9:33 am | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed the establishment of an Aquaculture Ministerial Advisory Panel to consult with the public on a proposal to establish a new marine farming zone in Coromandel. More >>

AQNZ welcomes latest funding

Friday, 19 November 2010, 3:56 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed a new round of funding made available by Economic Development Minister Gerry Brownlee this week. AQNZ chief executive Mike Burrell applauded the move, saying the third round of the aquaculture market development ... More >>

Aquaculture Legislation Amendment Bill

Tuesday, 9 November 2010, 3:53 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand has welcomed the introduction of the Aquaculture Legislation Amendment Bill (No 3) into Parliament today. More >>

Aquaculture Conference registration opens

Thursday, 4 November 2010, 1:59 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

The two-day event in Nelson, from November 17-18, will give delegates an audience with experts in New Zealand’s aquaculture law reform, China, market development, innovation, research and development and cuisine. More >>

Aquaculture welcomes Government plans for reform

Tuesday, 27 April 2010, 3:29 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture New Zealand Chairman Peter Vitasovich welcomes the announcement today of government’s plans for reform to help boost the sector's potential to generate sustainable economic growth for New Zealand. More >>

An advertisement for Aquaculture Reform

Thursday, 17 December 2009, 5:16 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

The final approval of 10 marine farms announced today gives yet another reason for the Government’s current review of the regulatory regime governing aquaculture. “It has not passed the notice of the industry and those that have been involved ... More >>

TAG Report Another Step Towards Aquaculture Change

Thursday, 5 November 2009, 5:08 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Today’s release of the TAG report by the Minister of Fisheries Phil Heatley is a major step towards the creation of a legislative environment that recognises the economic value the aquaculture sector can bring to New Zealand. “The support from ... More >>

Aquaculture Sector to take up the opportunity

Wednesday, 6 May 2009, 4:06 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

Aquaculture in New Zealand is making great strides towards its target of being a billion dollar industry by 2025. Presenting for the first time on the first day of the annual seafood conference since the organisation’s inception in 2007, Aquaculture ... More >>

Bay of Plenty Aquaculture Workshop a success

Monday, 1 December 2008, 4:21 pm | Aquaculture New Zealand

The Environment Bay of Plenty hosted aquaculture workshop held last Tuesday (25/11) has been heralded a success. More >>

 

 

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