Fish and Aquaculture – America’s Heartland: Episode 914

America’s Heartland is made possible by… Farm Credit – Financing agriculture and rural America since 1916. Farm Credit is cooperatively owned by America’s farmers and ranchers. Learn more at CropLife America – Representing the companies whose modern farming innovations help America’s farmers provide nutritious food for communities around the globe.  >>Hi, I’m Sarah Gardner. […]

Are Food Labels a Scam?

this episode has been brought to you by our super generous supporters on patreon if you like many Americans these days are shopping for eggs meat or dairy and you want to ensure that a the animals that produce that food are treated humanely for be that there was no irresponsible use of antibiotics hormones […]

Recipes for Change: Sesame Fish with Sorrel Sauce – Chad

He is known as Africa’s culinary ambassador. Based in New York, Senegalese chef Pierre Thiam is an international advocate for West African cuisine. But here in the semi-arid Sahel region of Chad, he realised he has a lot to learn about cooking with sesame, a key ingredient of the dishes here May I taste it? […]

Should You Avoid Farmed Fish?

This episode of Dnews is brought to you by Audible. Cows are farmed, pigs are farmed, plants are farmed… and there’s a debate about the health benefits of ALL of those things. So what about fish? Is farming fish okay? We learned to fish long before we learned farming or domesticating animals, and today, we […]

Plant power: Plants vs fish!

So, population growth means more mouths to feed. We eat a lot of fish, but the oceans aren’t getting any bigger and most of the fish we consume is now farmed. That includes salmon, an important source of long-chain omega 3 fatty acids that keep us healthy. But in order to maintain high levels of […]

A Better Breed of Fish

Aquaculture is a big industry in Canada. In fact, Canada is one of the world’s largest producers of salmon, and one of the major challenges we face is producing locally derived salmon that are essentially free of antibiotics and any other kind of contaminants. Our partnership with Yellow Island really spawned from the idea that […]