18. January 2017
Nofima has recently signed an agreement under which the company's unique sea urchin feed can be produced under licence in Australia and New Zealand. The agreement has been signed with the investment company Kaston International AS, which will develop the feed under the name Urchinomics.
29. June 2016
A recently signed license agreement allows the Japanese company Nosan to learn Nofima’s secrets of sea urchin feed. Secrets that Nofima has been researching for 22 years.
7. June 2013
“This should definitely be a candidate as a seafood souvenir in the Norwegian tourism market.” That’s roughly how Trude Borch, Scientist at the food research institute Nofima, expressed herself.
10. October 2012
Several tests show that the remotely-operated underwater vehicle (ROV) “Seabed Harvester” beats the divers when it comes to harvesting sea urchins – one of the world’s highest paid seafood products.
24. February 2011
Is commercialisation of sea urchins in Greenland possible? Senior Scientist Sten Siikavuopio is participating in the charting of sea urchin stocks and can report promising findings.
17. March 2008
A new customised dry feed for sea urchins has generated international attention. Scientists at Nofima are now working on reducing production costs and adapting the recipe for large-scale production.