Unnatural – Eating fish that don’t eat fish? Manufacturer develops a fish food 100 per cent free of wild caught fishmeal

Dr Leo Nankervis, from in Norway, said the company had gradually lowered the minimum level of fishmeal from 25 per cent to 5 per cent and studies showed that could go to zero. He said no problems had yet emerged from long-term growth trials of the 100 per cent fishmeal-free fish food, but it had yet to be tested under commercial farming conditions. “At this point, taking all of the fishmeal out of the feed would actually increase the cost a little bit, so that’s a challenging thing to put to our customers,” Dr Nankervis said. Read the rest here 09:33

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