TONIGHT: Science Cafe: Urban legends in aquaculture | Marine@Ugent

TONIGHT: Science Cafe: Urban legends in aquaculture

The third edition of the Sustainable Fish Week takes place between 3 and 7 November at Ghent University. The focus is on 'urban legends in aquaculture'. How much do you know about aquaculture? Is 5 kg fish required to grow 1 kg of salmon? Is farmed fish full of antibiotics? Does aquaculture have a detrimental impact on the environment? Is pangasius farmed under unhealthy conditions, in a dirty pond? Discuss with our experts in our Science Cafe! 


Location: Herberg Macharius, Voorhoutkaai 43+, Ghent

When? Thursday 6 November, 19h 


Confirmed speakers:

Moderator Jan Seys, Flanders Marine Institute 

Professor Peter Bossier, Aquaculture and Artemia Reference Center, Ghent University 

Franck Hollander, WWF

Arne Goyvaerts, Sea First Foundation