New Zealand salmon – still the best choice

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The globally respected sustainable seafood authority the Monterey Bay Aquarium has given seafood lovers the green light to eat New Zealand salmon. New Zealand marine and freshwater farmed salmon have achieved a second successive, ‘Best Choice’ rating under the latest...

Managing sunny season: New initiatives to improve fish well-being

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With summer upon us, New Zealand King Salmon has put in place a number of initiatives to counter the effects of warmer waters in the Marlborough Sounds. It’s been a tough couple of summers in the Marlborough Sounds with higher water temperatures creating a stressful environment...

Positive response for open ocean farming

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New Zealand King Salmon (NZKS) is welcoming the support for its application to farm in the open ocean in the Cook Strait. “It’s fantastic to see the numerous positive submissions Marlborough District Council has received in response to our application for Blue Endeavour,” says...

New Zealand King Salmon dances for a cause

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Dancing for a Cause is returning for its second round of glamour, fun and competition. We thought it would be rude not to get involved – so we’ve thrown our very own CEO Grant Rosewarne under the bus to tango his way to the top! Grant will be joined by seven other local...

Paul and Grant drop for Marlborough youth

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How far would you go to support Marlborough’s young people? 9,000 feet in the air is one answer according to Paul and Grant from New Zealand King Salmon. The Drop for Youth Campaign is inviting adrenaline junkies from all over to free fall in the name of helping local youth. It...

NZ Government delivers plan for world-leading aquaculture industry

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19 September 2019   Hon. Stuart Nash yesterday announced a national government aquaculture strategy at the industry’s annual conference. Release below taken from https://www.beehive.govt.nz/release/government-delivers-plan-world-leading-aquaculture-industry   The...

New Zealand King Salmon applies for open ocean farming

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Media Release 6 August 2019   New Zealand King Salmon is taking a step towards the future in applying for resource consent to farm in the open ocean, north of Marlborough in the Cook Strait. Once the application is approved, the company intends to commission an initial farm...

King Shag population increases in Marlborough

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July 2019   The King Shag population in Marlborough has increased by 25 per cent over the past year. A report found an overall population of 789 King Shags recorded at 11 sites throughout the Marlborough Sounds. This is an increase from 633 birds recorded in the 2018 survey....

Inspiring Preference for New Zealand

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New Zealand King Salmon were delighted to win the award for ‘Inspiring Preference for NZ’ at the 2018 NZ International Business Awards late last year. We are extremely passionate about our unique King salmon product and proud to share it, along with our story, with...

Public meeting notification

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Opportunity to hear CEO Grant Rosewarne provide an overview of New Zealand King Salmon plans and sustainability journey. A cornerstone of this journey is our goal of ASC farm certification. The Aquaculture Stewardship Council is an independent, international non-profit...