During this project, we will be identifying how the use of various types of commercial fishing gear affect the physiology and mortality of cod and thus their welfare and quality. We will also be investigating the links between ethical fishing, quality and price.
The purpose of this project is to make a commersial solution for measuring blood in whitefish prior to filleting.
14. December 2017
Nofima's researchers are clear that the current regulations for landing fish hamper efficiency. They also know what it will take to curb accusations of cheating.
14. November 2017
An evaluation report from Nofima shows that more fresh cod is delivered outside the main season, thanks to our fresh fish scheme and live catch bonus for fishermen.
25. October 2016
Nofima has evaluated the introduction of the new landing regulations for the Norwegian fishing industry, and found several factors that are not functioning satisfactorily.