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Norway gives conditional support to 2 fish farm concepts, rejects 3
February 27, 2017 / 6:56 AM / 7 months ago

Norway gives conditional support to 2 fish farm concepts, rejects 3

OSLO, Feb 27 (Reuters) -

** Norway’s Fisheries Directorate has given conditional support to two experimental fish farm designs, while three concepts were rejected, it said in a statement

** The applications to build the designs that won backing will now go to the next stage in the approval process, the regulator added

** A joint concept by Norway Royal Salmon and Aker ASA won preliminary backing, as did Marine Harvest’s “Donut” proposal, but in both cases additional information must be provided

** The Fisheries Directorate said it had rejected Marine Harvest’s “Beck-cage” concept as well as two designs proposed by Eide Fhordbruk and Norsk Marin Fisk/Stjernefarm (Reporting by Terje Solsvik, editing by Nerijus Adomaitis)

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