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...

Life of a Salmon Farmer

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On #WorldOceansDay hear from GSI member @NZ_KingSalmon “As a marine farmer, it’s part of my job to look after the environment” pic.twitter.com/Z31SUmbXvO — GSI (@GSI_salmon) June 8, 2017
Karen Mant with mystery bottle

Mystery message in a bottle

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One of the joys of cleaning up our Marlborough Sounds beaches is that you never know what you’ll find – such as the old classic message in a bottle. This is what Karen Mant, New Zealand King Salmon Environmental Coordinator, stumbled across during one of our recent regular...
Georgia Samuels - NMIT scholarship recipient

New Zealand King Salmon NMIT aquaculture scholarships awarded to three recipients

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Media release – 12 June 2015. Mikaera Miru, Georgia Samuels and Tushar Koppikar are the three recipients of this year’s New Zealand King Salmon scholarships for students studying Aquaculture at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT). In his first year, Mikaera...

Inaugural New Zealand King Salmon Study Scholarships Awarded at NMIT

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Shenae Muirhead and George Faulkner are the inaugural recipients of the New Zealand King Salmon scholarships for students studying aquaculture at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT). Shenae Muirhead of Nelson originally got involved with aquaculture while still at...