What is Aquaculture

Aquaculture is the farming of aquatic organisms, e.g. fish, molluscs, crustaceans and aquatic plants.

Farmers Feed the World

Aquaculture is among the fastest growing food sectors in the world - accounting for nearly 50% of the world’s total fish production.

Benefits to Canadians

A sustainably managed aquaculture industry revitalizes coastal and rural communities while supplying nutritious seafood year-round.