Posts tagged "Big Glory Bay"

Southland Aquaculture group looking into offshore aquaculture at conference in Norway

 [8 June/Stuff] A Southland delegation are headed to a global aquaculture summit in Norway to look for ways to expand the industry in the region. The group which included members of the local industry steering group as well as NZ King Salmon group members attended the conference. The group was looking into offshore aquaculture in...

The end of farmed oysters off Stewart Island as MPI confirms it’s unsustainable

[2 August/ Stuff] It is unlikely that Bluff oysters will be farmed in Stuart Island again, as the MPI has called for Big Glory Bay oyster farming to be finished. Ministry for Primary Industries Director of Readiness and Response Geoff Gwyn said the MPI call comes after strong evidence that farming of flat oysters with Bonamia...