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Broodstock grading at Inchmore

A team effort between staff at the Inchmore hatchery, members of the team from Inverpolly and Loch Ness, support from a colleague in Norway and experts from the Highland Aqua Team has resulted in the successful grading of potential broodstock candidates into males and females. Following some ingenious remodification of old vaccination tables in the

Fancy some fresh salmon tonight?

This is no problem now that the MOWI salmon range is available to order via Amazon Fresh to an ever-increasing range of postcodes. Jo Nola, Marketing Manager, explains the move: “Consumer trends are changing all the time and, as seen with the growth of Deliveroo, impulsive shoppers who decide that day what they want for

Meet Thomas Chisholm

What do you do at Mowi? I am on the verge of finishing an apprenticeship in engineering and currently working within the freshwater engineering department. What do you like most about your job? I enjoy the variety, no two days are the same because my job is to maintain a range of different equipment across

Royal Warrant of Appointment extended

We are extremely proud and honoured that the Royal Warrant of Appointment for our Scottish Salmon has been extended for a further five years until 2027. The Royal Warrant of Appointment was established in the 15th century by the Lord Chamberlain. It meant that approved merchants who had supplied specific goods and services to the

The secret to a happy wrasse

This is what Mowi, as part of a collaboration with the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC), Otter Ferry Seafish, BioMar and Scottish Sea Farms, is trying to find out.  Ballan wrasse display complex behavioural traits which means that their ability to function as effective delousers for our farm-raised salmon depends not only on the obvious

MOWI gives food for thought

Once again, the recently launched MOWI branded salmon range was in the media, this time with a campaign around Good Mood Food. The brand team worked with nutrition-trained Chartered Psychologist Kimberley Wilson, author of ‘How to Build a Healthy Brain’, and conducted consumer research among 2,000 adults in the UK and found that they are

Countdown to first throw up of Mowi league

Not long to wait until the first fixtures in the Mowi league get under way. As a supporter of shinty and the Camanachd Association for 35 years, we are as excited as the fans to see the game resume. Mowi Children and Young Person Development Fund This year, recognising the central role of shinty in

Meet Innes MacDonald

What do you do at Mowi? I am a farm technician in the Lochboisdale area. I am involved in all aspects of raising our salmon. I take water samples to identify plankton/jellyfish in the water, I feed the fish and take good care of them. What do you like most about your job? I like

Mowi farm life captured on camera

The Scoop is delighted to reveal the winners of the Mowi Farm Life competition, which challenged staff in Scotland and Ireland to capture life around our farms in photographic or video form. After a shortlist voted for by staff the judges (Ben Hadfield, Ian Roberts, Sean Anderson Georgina Wright, Laura Tulip, Stephen Macintyre, Jo Peeling,

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