SCOTTISH Sea Farms has appointed a new freshwater production manager, Pal Tangvik. The 51-year-old joins the company from Leroy in Norway with 25 years of aquaculture experience.
EVIDENCE suggests that aggressive behaviour by grey seals, rather than ships' propellers, is likely to be the main cause of spiral seal deaths, often referred to as "corkscrew seals".
MARINE Harvest has agreed to a new six figure, three year sponsorship of Scotland's shinty league – the largest single sponsorship in the sport to date.
MARINE Harvest currently has vacancies for farm technicians at its seawater sites in Sconser and Loch Ewe.
A NEW initiative to encourage youngsters to consider a career in commercial fishing is being launched in secondary schools in Aberdeenshire.