#14 European Shrimp Production

European Shrimp Production Dear EuroShrimp Community Members, Interest in European shrimp aquaculture remains on a high and we regularly receive inquiries about the status and production levels in Europe. Euroshrimp, together with the company Förde Garnele, conducted a survey on the production volumes in Europe (we included Norway, Switzerland and United Kingdom). We focused on land-based aquaculture to get an insight into the status of this rapidly growing sector. Pond farms, which are located in Read more…

#13 Webinar and Forum

Online Webinar and Forum Dear EuroShrimp Community Members, we would like to thank you for your excellent level of participation in the joint Webinar held by the “German aquaculture association” and EuroShrimp on the “PRODUCTION STATUS OF EUROPEAN SHRIMP HATCHERIES”. Special gratitude goes to the speakers, who made this interesting and informative afternoon possible thanks to their quality presentations. We obtained a great deal of insight into the production status and delivery capacities of European Read more…

Euroshrimp Webinar 12/2020

Production Status of european Hatcheries We were extremely pleased with the great level of interest in the recent webinar with nearly 300 registrations and 180 participants. This shows that the issue of shrimp breeding is of real importance to the European shrimp community. Over the webinar’s three hours, we heard – thanks to the informative presentations of the speakers – a lot about production capacities, delivery status and plans of several European Hatcheries. While some Read more…

#12 Webinar Program

Online Webinar Dear EuroShrimp Community Members, we have received great feedback from hatcheries and hatchery-related businesses and scientists willing to contribute to our program. To offer you an interesting and informative afternoon, we have decided to extend the webinar by an hour to give the presenters more time for their talks and to provide you with enough opportunities to ask questions. We will send the access details for the webinar to all participants who register Read more…

#11 Production status of european shrimp hatcheries

Online Webinar The very challenging year 2020 is slowly coming to an end and, due to the Corona Pandemic, we did not have the opportunity to meet you personally at conferences and meetings throughout the year. Nevertheless, the important issues, challenges and problems in European shrimp breeding and farming remain. Again and again we receive inquiries about shrimp farming in Europe with special attention to inner European post larvae production and new facilities developments. Therefore, Read more…

#10 ASC Shrimp Standard Review

ASC Shrimp Standard Review The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has launched a Public Consultation seeking feedback to ten documents relating to the operational review of the ASC Shrimp Standard. Therefore, the ASC contacted us and asked to forward this information to the community. The ASC welcomes all feedback during the consultation period and encourages stakeholders to submit comments on the ten documents under consideration as part of the revision to the shrimp standard, and to Read more…

#9 What’s new in 2020

Euroshrimp 2020 – What’s new? Dear EuroShrimp Community Members, Our Shrimp community is constantly growing and we are happy to welcome more and more members every month. With this Newsletter, we would like to give you a heads up on what to expect from EuroShrimp in 2020 and draw your attention to our latest research results and on current Shrimp related research focus at the Centre of Aquaculture Research of the Alfred-Wegener-Institute. What to expect Read more…

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#8 ASC – Need for Shrimp Data

Shrimp standard update Dear EuroShrimp Community Members,   As some of you are aware from the presentation during the EuroShrimp Forum at Aquaculture Europe 2019, The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is currently updating the existing shrimp standard.   This includes the potential addition of new saltwater and freshwater species. P. stylirostris, Procambarus clarkii, P. merguiensis, Macrobrachium rosenbergii, Cherax quadricarinatus. P. japonicus, Additionally, the existing metrics for both P. vannamei and P. monodon will be revised Read more…

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