‘This is a set of tools to advance nutritional solutions’
In the second PechaKucha presentation from the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s annual GOAL conference in Dublin, Ireland, Larry Feinberg of KnipBio talks about the potential of single-cell organisms as alternative aquafeed ingredients, and how his technology can lessen the industry’s dependence on fishmeal and fish oil.
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At the Global Aquaculture Alliance's annual GOAL conference, held last month in Dublin, Ireland, we introduced a series of Pecha Kucha presentations about the future of aquaculture. We'll feature all seven on the Advocate, starting with Neil Manchester's rapid-fire view at how genetics are improving breeding techniques for aquaculture.