Zingis Marcis

Head of Aquaculture Research and Education Centre

14th February

Session: CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE: A HUB FOR FRESHWATER AQUACULTURE – COMMERCE, COMMUNICATION, CONSUMPTION

Speech: Aquaculture research in Latvia

Institute “BIOR” is a research centre of national importance which develops innovative research methods and creates new practically applicable knowledge in the following areas of science: public and environmental health, food, fishery and veterinary medicine.

The Aquaculture Research and Education Centre of Fish farm “Tome” of the Scientific Institute “BIOR” operates since February 3, 2016. The aim and objectives of the centre are to conduct aquaculture research and to organise practical and theoretical training for new and experienced specialists. It also provides consultations in fish farming and ihtiopathology and summarizes the results of the research conducted as well as informs the society (seminaries, publications, reports in the website of the Institute, etc.).

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