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Day “say yes to the acuicultura 4S: Sustainable, Healthy, Safe y Sabrosa”

The next 30 of November and 1 of December will take place the conference “say yes to the acuicultura 4S: Sustainable, Healthy, Safe y Sabrosa”, to celebrate the Day of aquiculture. The attendees at the conference, co-organised by the Crianza de Nos Mothers and the Instituto de Acuicultura Torre de la Sal (IATS-CSIC), will find out, and savor the...
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The Research at IRTA, Sant Carles de la Ràpita – June 13, 2017

IRTA, Sant Carles de la Ràpita reports that next Tuesday, the 13th of June, there will be a Seminar where the researchers of the center present their lines of research or projects/actions of interest. Below, is a detail of the agenda: 09:00-09:15: Jorge Diogène: Phytoplankton-toxic and toxins marine, UNITED NATIONS-IRTA, interactions and future prospects 09:15-09:30: Margarita...
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Ecological aquaculture remains a minority activity in Europe

The aquaculture ecological it is still a nascent industry with contributions in volume reduced 52,000 metric tons, 4 percent of the total number of products aqüícoles that were produced in the European Union in 2015, according to the latest report of the European Observatory of the Market of Fisheries and Aquaculture (EUMOFA). However, the trend is...
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Offer for a Doctoral Thesis at the IRTA-CSIC

The group of Molecular Physiology, Comparative and Biotechnology of the IRTA, located at the Institut de Ciències del Mar of Barcelona (CSIC), offers a contract, pre-doctoral, in order to carry out the Doctoral Thesis within the project funded by the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness “WATER CHANNELS AND ION AS NEW MARKERS Of OXIDATIVE STRESS AND CINEMÀTICS OF THE...
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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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Recombinant gonadotropin-based hormone therapies for increasing fertility in the flatfish Senegalese sole

Publicat l'estudi sobre el "Desenvolupament de teràpies hormonals basades en gonodotropines recombinants per incrementar la fertilitat en el llenguado senegalès", dut a terme per l'Institut d'Investigació i Tecnologia Agroalimentària (IRTA) i el Consell Superior d'Investigacions Científiques (CSIC). Les disfuncions reproductives de peixos mascles es troben sovint en l'aqüicultura de peixos plans (Pleuronectiformes), un grup de…
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PhD opportunity at the ICM-CSIC Barcelona

El projecte de 3 anys (gener 2017 fins desembre 2019) titulat: "Cost metabòlic de l’impacte antropogènic en espècies marines en competència” busca un estudiant altament motivat per a fer un doctorat a l'Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM) del CSIC de Barcelona . El candidat s'ocuparà de la manipulació experimental d'organismes marins (cloïsses, peixos) en…
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Job offer: PhD at the Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM-CSIC)

The Group of reproductive Biology seeks a phd student to join his research team at the Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM-CSIC) in the mid of 2017. The objective of the thesis is to identify how the environmental changes affect the gonads of fish at the level epigenetic. The candidates must have qualification of Master's degree...
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The pangash, fish cheap under suspicion

It is cheap and has no bones, so it is a good option for many families and also for the school canteens. This has become the pangash, a white fish that Europe imports mainly from Vietnam, in one of the most eaten in Spain. Specifically, the 2015 was the most sold. But this fish...
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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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Two seats of technical staff to support the Aquaculture Centre of ITACYL

The Institute of Technological Agriculture of Castilla and Leon (ITACYL), as a public centre of R + D, can be beneficiary of the aid awarded by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness called for the recruitment of technical staff support (PTA) in the R + D + I. In the framework of this call for applications the Institute has an interest to incorporate...
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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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Job offer: Laboratory Technical Assistant in aquatic crops at IRTA

The Institute of Agrifood Research and Technology (IRTA) is looking for an Assistant laboratory technician in the cultivation water, a vacancy to be linked to the Project of the Plan National AGL2016-76802 - R (SPERMIOPORIN). You will find all the information about the job vacancy in this link. 14/11/16
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R3water Workshop in Barcelona on November 16th

On 16 November will take place the R3water Workshop in Barcelona, in the framework of the event iWater. The project R3water, 'Reuse, Recovery and Resource efficiency, Innovations in urban wastewater treatment', funded by the European Union within the 7th Framework Programme, has as main aim to show solutions that allow the transition from a treatment plant wastewater...
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Course “Production aquapònica of food for human consumption” in Seville

L'Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Agronòmica (ETSEA) de la Universitat de Sevilla i l'associació Verdes del Sur, organitzen el primer curs pràctic d'aquaponia o producció aquapònica (producció conjunta de peixos i plantes) a Espanya, denominat: "PRODUCCIÓ AQUAPÒNICA D'ALIMENTS PER AL CONSUM HUMÀ." Se celebrarà de manera intensiva i presencial durant 24 hores entre el 23 i el 26 de…
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