More than one million farm-raised salmon are expected to have been killed by seals in the two years to the end of 2021, according to new figures released today.
The Scottish salmon sector launched a review of the use of acoustic deterrent devices (ADDs) last year.
The Scottish salmon farming sector continues to work hard to minimise the use of veterinary prescribed medicines as part of an integrated strategy to manage fish health.
As the focus to protect public health and keep fresh food in UK supermarkets continues, the salmon farming sector has welcomed the steps taken by the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) to create a temporary protocol which protects farmers’ health while maintaining fish welfare and e
The Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO) has published annual survival and sea lice averages for 2019 as part of its mission to offer open and transparent insight into how the sector works.
Scotland’s salmon farmers have today (Thurs 3.10.19) rejected a proposal by SEPA – Scotland’s environmental regulator - to introduce a feed cap.
Marine Scotland should “tighten its action level for the enforcement of measures against sea lice”, according to the Scottish Salmon Producer Organisation (SSPO).