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Steven Hedlund has been writing about the global seafood industry since 1999, first as an editor for SeaFood Business magazine and SeafoodSource.com and now as GAA’s communications manager.

Yearly Archives: 2014

BAP Market Development Team Meets With Hainan Tilapia Companies

December 28, 2014

The Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) market development team visited China’s Hainan province in early December to meet with the island’s … Read the rest

M&J Seafood’s Mike Berthet: UK’s Sustainable Seafood Locksmith

December 18, 2014

Editor’s note: The following column is part of a series of columns written by GAA Communications Manager Steven Hedlund. Titled Read the rest

BMR Seafood Joins GAA As Sustaining Member

December 12, 2014

BMR Seafood is the latest sustaining member of the Global Aquaculture Alliance. The company is the United States division of … Read the rest

GAA, BAP Featured At China Tilapia Forum

December 6, 2014

The Global Aquaculture Alliance participated in the 11th International Tilapia Industry Development Forum in Beihai, Guangxi, China, from Nov. 18 … Read the rest

GOAL 2014 Roundup: ‘Battle Against EMS Is Shifting’

November 30, 2014

The tide is turning on early mortality syndrome (EMS). That’s the No. 1 takeaway from the Day 1 program at … Read the rest

BAP Program Set To Grow Again In 2014

November 24, 2014

baplogo_004With year’s end in sight, the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s (GAA) Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) third-party certification program is again expecting … Read the rest

BAP Team in Ecuador to Tout Market Access, Feed Mill Standards

November 23, 2014

Three members of the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) division visited Ecuador in October to participate in a … Read the rest

Strong Presence for GAA at China Fisheries & Seafood Expo

November 18, 2014

The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) had a strong presence at the 19th annual China Fisheries & Seafood Expo (CFSE) at … Read the rest

GOAL 2014 Roundup: Investment, Smallholder Engagement Focus of Day 2

November 11, 2014

The need for the global aquaculture industry to better attract capital and investment and to better engage smallholders (i.e. small-scale, … Read the rest

GOAL 2014 Roundup: Aquafeed Seminar Centers on Environmental, Social Concerns

November 7, 2014

Aquafeed was the focus of a seminar at the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s GOAL 2014 conference in Ho Chi Minh City, … Read the rest