Fish welfare in the spotlight

(05/15/19)

Around 80 delegates from five nations, including representatives from 26 companies, gathered at Swansea University’s Singleton Campus for the 1st Symposium on Welfare in Aquaculture, which focused on welfare indicators for novel species.

Opening the symposium, Professor Carlos Garcia De Leaniz of Swansea University explained the reasons for holding the symposium, including the increasing consumer awareness and care about fish welfare, and the need for producers to be compliant with welfare standards and to understand the importance of implementing these standards.

Professor Garcia De Leaniz also highlighted how healthy and stress-free fish have better growth rates in................................................................


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