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The fish farm industry is taking its fight for leniency from fisheries laws to the Canadian Senate.

863a4ac9dc_64635696_o2The Senate voted this week to have its fisheries and oceans committee study the rules that govern aquaculture in Canada. The industry says they are being stifled by the red tape contained in the conservation rules in the Fisheries Act. Other groups, including some fishermen associations, are uneasy with the idea of loosening the rules for fish farms. [email protected]  16:21