Healthier farmed salmon aim of genomics project

New genomics project aims to reduce co-infection in Atlantic salmon October 11, 2016, Halifax, NS – Scientists at Memorial University of Newfoundland and the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) are partnering with industry partner EWOS/Cargill to develop new therapeutic […]

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Salmon and Chips

Commercial Application of Genomics to Maximize Genetic Improvement of Farmed Atlantic Salmon on the East Coast of Canada Commercial aquaculture companies in Atlantic Canada are restricted to the use of one strain of North American Atlantic salmon. However, salmon farmers […]

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COMPLETED Camelina: Canada’s Next Oilseed

The Camelina project was conceived to unlock the potential of a hardy plant with an unusually high oil content. The oil is showing potential in a variety of areas from environmentally-friendly jet fuel to a dietary and cosmetic supplement to livestock and […]

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