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Scottish Shellfish launches new website

The Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group’s website has undergone major redesign so as to broaden its appeal for users. New features of the site include visually appealing descriptions of how Scottish mussels and oysters are cultivated, recipes and farmers’ blogs. There is also an emphasis on the sustainable methods used in Scottish farmed shellfish production. Stephen […]

£1.9m plan for Scotland’s first shellfish hatchery

A PILOT to test the commercial viability of a mussel hatchery in Scotland will be established in Scalloway, Shetland, it has been announced The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise launched the £1.9 million, 30-month project at an industry workshop in Edinburgh. Shellfish production is a growing industry in Scotland, supporting […]

Scottish Shellfish at SAIC’s first annual conference

The Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group (SSMG) will be attending the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre’s (SAIC) first annual event and conference at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh on 18 November 2018. The event will bring together invited aquaculture businesses, researchers and students with key decision-makers and influencers. The theme of the event is Aquaculture Innovation: A Springboard […]