Establishing a sustainable supply and optimal deployment of lumpsuckers

Project Summary

Project life: 36 months

Anticipated Benefits

New protocols for breeding, feeding and deploying lumpsuckers into salmon farms; potential new products such as feeds and vaccines; and increased industry understanding of this cleaner fish species

52%

Industry Contribution

39%

SAIC Contribution

9%

Academia Contribution

Partners

  • Mowi Scotland
  • Pharmaq
  • BioMar
  • The Scottish Salmon Company
  • Otter Ferry Seafish
  • The Institute of Aquaculture at the University of Stirling