Project MACROSEA finalised; innovative solutions and applicable results for seaweed farming!

Cultivation of the oceans is required to meet demands for food, feed, materials and energy for a growing global population. Norway, with one of the world’s longest tempered and productive coastlines, can take a leading role. With MACROSEA (2016-2019), Norway…

Phase II of MacroSystems Project will start shortly

MacroSystems is proposing a broad array of innovative solutions to cover the entire seaweed production process, from hatchery to harvesting, including specialized propagation and seeding technologies that would enable large scale seed production, novel and survivable cultivation systems for offshore performance, and remotely operated harvesting machines.

Project ZEEVIVO (Sea Fish Feed) successfully completed

Recently, the ZEEVIVO-project (Dutch acronym for Sea Fish Feed) has been successfully completed after 4 years. Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences, NIOZ, Wageningen University & Research, Danvos and Hortimare examined if seaweed could offer a suitable and sustainable alternative for fish feed.