Yearly Archives: 2016

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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Job offer: Monzón Biotech S.L.

El clúster Acuiplus ha publicat una oferta de feina de Director de l'empresa Monzón Biotech, S.L., dedicada a la producció de microalgues per a l´aqüicultura, alimentació animal i cosmètica. Trobareu l´oferta de feina en aquest enllaç: http://www.acuiplus.org/2016/04/07/oferta-de-empleo-monzon-biotech-s-l/ 07/04/16
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OESA publishes a new guide for journalists on aquaculture

The Biodiversity Foundation, through the Observatorio Español de Acuicultura (OESA), has published a new manual of aquaculture directed to professionals of the communication: the 'Guía para periodistas sobre acuicultura'. The media play a fundamental role to contribute to lapropament aquaculture society, and this guide is designed to facilitate statistics most recent...
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'Film and sea', new web section of the School of Nautical Fishing training

The website of the Training School Nauticopesquera of Catalonia has started a new section: 'Cinema and the sea', which allows you to connect the Seventh Art and the Sea in the world teaching. From of by.movies and documentaries, the new section presents a series of tabs where you can find a source party application educational film...
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“Offshore Mariculture Conference 2016” from April 6th to 8th in Barcelona

From 6 to 8 April 2016, Barcelona will host the sixth edition of the international conference “Offshore Mariculture Conference”, which focused on the business of breeding fish on the high seas. The programme will explore the progress and prospects for aquaculture in the high seas, both in european waters as well as international, and includes a visit to...
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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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Course 'Introduction to Marine Aquaculture in Floating Structures'

17 to may 30, 2016 will take place at the Col.college of Biologists of Catalonia, the Course of Introduction to lAqüicultura Marine Structures, Floating. The aim of this course is to introduce an economic activity quite unknown: the aquaculture structures, floating, the reality of a sector that is a driving force of our coastline. The past, present...
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Raising salmon with insects

It will still take a few years to be able to be bought, but towards 2020 the salmon of farmed fed, insects can be a reality in the refrigerator of the house. These insects would be produced in chain exclusively to meet the needs of nutrients of this fish. The reason? Avoid the predation of the seabed and of the species small...
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The tastier fishes are those who have had a good death

These last few years has increased ecological awareness. Assessing the products of proximity and concerned about the welfare of the animals we use for food, as well as the way they are slaughtered. However, often we do not ask ourselves how to die the fish of which we also feed. Giuliana Parisi and his collaborators at the University of...
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VI Iberian Congress of Ichthyology

Del 21 al 24 de juny se celebrarà a Múrcia el VI Congreso Ibérico de Ictiología, sota el títol "Ictiología: vocación por los peces del mar, los peces del río y la acuicultura". Els congressos de la SIBIC són fòrums biannuals dedicats a abordar reptes científics i de gestió relacionats amb diferents aspectes de la…
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