A cage of possibilities

After the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs, Lisbeth Berg-Hansen, opened Aqua Nor last week she spoke at a value-adding seminar called “A cage of possibilities”. “The Government’s vision is for Norway to become the world’s leading seafood nation. For the aquaculture industry this means that it will be in the forefront of research and sustainable…

Environmental sustainability – a prerequisite for further growth

Norwegian Ministry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs State Secretary, Kristina Grimstad, gave the following speech at AkvArena Sea 2011 held during Aqua Nor. Ladies and gentlemen, I would first of all like to say thank you for the invitation to speak to you today. As State Secretary in The Norwegian Ministry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs,…

Aqua Nor 2011 a success

The world’s largest aquaculture exhibition, Aqua Nor, had a record number of visitors this year. ” The exhibition is a very effective meeting place, created by all the exhibitors and visitors who are here,” said Liv Holmefjord, Chairman of the Board of the Nor-Fishing Foundation, which is the organizer of the event. Representatives of 61…