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November 16th, 2023
From egg to plate: the vital role of Scottish salmon’s supply chain

The aquaculture success story is made possible by companies operating in every part of Scotland, explains Salmon Scotland CEO Tavish Scott

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November 10th, 2023
Scottish Salmon exports leap 7%

The value of Scottish salmon exports has jumped by 7 per cent in a year as international demand continues to grow.

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November 7th, 2023
Comment on confirmation that HPMAs have been scrapped

The Scottish Government has today formally confirmed that proposals for Highly Protected Marine Areas (HPMAs) have been scrapped.

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November 2nd, 2023
Scottish salmon farmers dramatically reduce antibiotic usage

Scotland’s salmon farming companies have dramatically reduced antibiotic medicine use by more than half in the space of a year.

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October 31st, 2023
Make Scottish Salmon & Pumpkin Soup this Halloween!

Happy Halloween! Why not celebrate this evening by spooking up your soup and trying out this delicious recipe from our friends at Label Rouge Scottish Salmon?

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October 30th, 2023
Scottish salmon celebrated at Taste of Shetland Festival

Scottish salmon has been celebrated at the annual Taste of Shetland Festival, showcasing the islands’ world-renowned locally-produced food and drink.

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October 25th, 2023
When we talk about "Scottish salmon", we are talking about farm-raised Scottish salmon

When we talk about “Scottish salmon”, we are talking about farm-raised Atlantic salmon, the UK’s top food export valued at £600m, and a domestic market is valued at £1.2bn a year.

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October 20th, 2023
Economy Secretary visits Scottish salmon distribution centre

Salmon Scotland and DFDS Logistics have highlighted the vital role of the aquaculture supply chain in a meeting with Scottish Cabinet Secretary Neil Gray.

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October 4th, 2023
Salmon survival improves despite record seawater temperatures

New figures on Scottish salmon survival rates show that the sector continues to make progress in managing environmental challenges in the sea. 

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September 18th, 2023
Holyrood must seize the opportunity Scotland’s salmon sector offers

Tavish Scott writes for The Scottish Herald regarding the opportunities offered by the Scottish salmon sector.

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September 6th, 2023
Salmon Scotland comments on Programme for Government

Salmon Scotland comments on the First Minister’s Programme for Government, which recognised that aquaculture is “at the heart of many of our communities” and plays a “vital role in our economy”.

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August 25th, 2023
Ian Murray visits Western Isles salmon farm to explore sector’s local economy support

Shadow Scotland Secretary Ian Murray saw first-hand how farm-raised salmon is boosting coastal communities during a visit to a leading Western Isles’ producer.

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