Category Archives: News on XRAq

Current news in the XRAq and its members

Dies Mr. Emili Fadurdo, Dean of the College of Biologists of Catalonia

El passat dia 12 d'abril de 2017 va morir el Sr. Emili Fadurdo, Degà del Col·legi de Biòlegs de Catalunya i persona molt estimada per tot el seu cercle. A nivell professional, Emili era una persona amb moltes inquietuds. Tan és així que va ser propietari de la important empresa "Laboratorio de Diagnóstico General" especialitzada…
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The XRAq at the VI River Trout Exhibition of Alfarràs

The friends of the town Hall of Alfarràs, where the Network tends to give presentations on outreach social aquaculture, organizes one year more the Sample of the Trout is to his people. Will take place the weekend of April 21 and will be a few days full of activities that you can see the program attached in this link. 12/04/17
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Day ECsafeSEAFOOD, the final results of the project (ICRA, UNIVERSITY, IRTA)

Next Tuesday, the 28th of march at 11am will take place at the headquarters of the ACSA in Barcelona the presentation of the final results of the project “ECsafeSEAFOOD, environmental Pollutants priority in products of the sea: assessment of the safety, impact and public perception. (EU, 2013-2017)” http://www.ecsafeseafood.eu/ The project ECsafeSEAFOOD has assessed the issues of food safety related...
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The XRAq nou member d’Acuiplus

We have the pleasure to announce great news: the XRAq is officially a new member of the cluster Acuiplus. The cluster Acuiplus, dedicated to the fostering and promotion of aquaculture, aims to generate a meeting point between companies to promote the innovation of its members and promote cooperation, complementarity and communication between...
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‘2017 Annual Coordination Meeting’, from 17 to 19 January

From 17 to 19 January will take place the '2017 Annual Coordination Meeting', of the european project FP7 (Diversify). It will be presented for the Doctor of Alicia Estevez of the IRTA and will be held at the Palau Macaya (the 2 first days) and on the Mar Campus of the University Pompeu Fabra (the 3rd day GWP workshops). In this meeting...
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Technical seminar on Biogas, on the 13th of December in Mollerussa

The next Tuesday, the 13th of December will take place at the Headquarters of the Consell Comarcal del Pla d'urgell, Mollerussa, a Technical Seminar on biogas, which will include a visit to the installation.installation of biogas of Som energia. Within the framework of the project ENFOCC, the Association Leader Ripollès Ges Bisaura Association, and the Leader of the West, organized this conference...
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There is still time to submit your abstract for AE2016

Remember to all the members of the XRAq that you are still in time to send your communications by congress Aquaculture Europe 2016 to be held next September in Edinburgh. The deadline of sending is on the 31st of July. More information: http://www.easonline.org/39-uncategorised/346-aquaculture-europe-2016 07/07/16 ???
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Workshop “Biosecurity in aquaculture” in Alicante

Next July 6th will take place in Alicante the 'Biosecurity in aquaculture' workshop organised by Cluster Acuiplus. It is a day of knowledge and networking in which we will try to identify some of the key elements in biosecurity programmes and deal with some practical cases. The presentation will be given by Dr. Francesc Padrós, director of...
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The XRAq in the table AENOR for rulemaking on the slaughter of fish from aquaculture

The XRAq has closely participated with other institutions in a meeting organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (Magrama), the Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification (AENOR) and the Business Association of Producers of Marine culture of Spain (APROMAR). The XRAq will show its point of view regarding to this regulations, of special
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Two XRAq researchers won the best poster at EAS 2015

From the XRAq we are pleased to inform you that at the past congress of the European Aquaculture Society (EAS) held in Rotterdam, two of our researchers, Doctor Lourdes Reig and Doctor Ingrid Masaló both from the UPC, won the prize for the best poster. It is certainly a fact worthy of remark. The...
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XRAq at 5th Trout River show of Alfarràs ...

On April 15th,16th and 17th, is held the V Gastronomic Exhibition of the River Trout in Alfarràs 2016, and the XRAq will be present again. The conference this weekend will feature a talk by lEduard Chifré (Generalitat of Catalonia) and Pablo Bou (promoter of the XRAq). The children...
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Conference on problems generated by apple snail

On the 11th of May will take place at Col.legi de Biòlegs de Catalunya, the “Conference on the problems generated by the apple snail (Pomacea sp.) and the techniques carried out to combat it”. Mercè Dufort, Professor of Cell Biology.cellular and member of the XRAq, will explain the biological characteristics of the snail apple. You can see the whole program on this link: http://cbiolegs.cat/2016/04/07/jornada-sobre-la-problematica-generada-pel-cargol-poma/...
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XRAq visited Universidad Católica del Norte (Chile)

Pablo Bou, promoter of the Network of Aquaculture of Catalonia, visited the Universidad Católica del Norte (UCN). During the visit to this chilean university, Bou it was the same with academics and investigardors of the Facultad de Ciencias del Mar in order to publicize details of the operation and scope of the XRAQ, especially with regard to...
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Research advances in Aquaculture

El pròxim 12 de juny tindrà lloc una jornada divulgativa titulada "Avenços en recerca en Aqüicultura", on diversos especialistes exposaràn els seus treballs. Bon esdeveniment per la trobada de recercaires i productors per fer front a reptes conjunts. Nosaltres estarem... i vosaltres? Més informació: http://scb.iec.cat/jornada-de-recerca-en-aquicultura/12/06/1512 de juny de 2015
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The XRAq at the IV Trout River show of Alfarràs

The next weekend, the XRAq will be present at the IV Conference of the Trout of the village of Alfarràs. On this occasion, the Doctor Vinyoles, the group of UB2 of the XRAq, will do a talk and teaching about the river and the aquaculture school children Pinyana. Later there will be a sampling at the same...
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Eighth edition of the Course on Fish Pathology

From 16 to 19 march 2015, will take place at the ECIMAT (Vigo) the eighth edition of the Course of Disease in Fish, organized by our colleagues and members of the Network of the Autonomous University of Barcelona together with Skretting and the ECIMAT. All previous editions were a success for the quality of the speakers...
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Aquaculture Day 2014 – Symposium at the UB

Amb motiu del "Dia de l'Aqüicultura 2014", la XRAq durà a terme alguns actes divulgatius en els que es parlarà de ciència, empresa i transferència. També es farà menció a l'estat actual de l'aqüicultura, els seus problemes i reptes de futur. Us animem a tots a participar en aquests actes, que anirem difonent pròximament. El…
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XRAq at the III Trout River Show of Alfarràs (Lleida)

Last weekend (25-27 April), XRAq, he collaborated with the city of Alfarràs (Lleida) with various activities framed within the III Gastronomic Days of the trout. These were turned out to be quite a success for the good collaboration and understanding between the Council, the College Pinyana of Alfarràs and the XRAq, which without a doubt was...
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Works from the drawing contest of the Aquaculture Day 2013

Us presentem les obres mestres fetes pels nens i nenes assistents al concurs del Dia de l'Aqüicultura, organitzat de manera conjunta entre la Confraria de Pescadors de Roses i la XRAq. Presentats: http://goo.gl/trcPQT Finalistes: http://goo.gl/AbrZVn Premiats: http://goo.gl/vXH1oG30/11/1330 de novembre de 2013
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