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A successful first harvest season in Sankt Anna, Sweden

A successful first harvest season in Sankt Anna, Sweden

For two years the mussels have been growing on long-lines placed in the idyllic Sankt Anna archipelago on the Swedish east coast. Some mussels were harvested in December 2017, and now it was finally time to harvest the remaining yield.

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Blue Bioeconomy Conference in Malmö

Blue Bioeconomy Conference in Malmö

Sweden as the leader of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2018 organized a conference about the Blue Bioeconomy to continue and strengthen the cooperation of the Nordics in this field.

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Stakeholders meet up to discuss mussel farming and the licensing process in the Baltic Sea

Stakeholders meet up to discuss mussel farming and the licensing process in the Baltic Sea

In a series of stakeholder meetings in the framework of the Baltic Blue Growth Project Kalmar County Administrative Board organized a meeting to discuss permits and licensing procedures. The goal is to create a digital guide for authorities and future practitioners on the east coast of Sweden.  

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InnoAquaTech study visit to Iceland – the island of volcano, rain, fish and microalgae

InnoAquaTech study visit to Iceland – the island of volcano, rain, fish and microalgae

In the end of March, project partners of the InnoAquaTech project invited SMEs from the South Baltic Region to join them on their study visit to Iceland, a place which is famous for a strong entrepreneurship and sustainable approaches, including aquaculture.

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BlueInvest

BlueInvest

The European Commission organised a unique Europe-wide match-making event to boost blue growth. Hundreds of people gathered on 7 May 2018 for the #BlueInvest pitching event. Twenty exciting companies were pre-selected from more than 100 applications and invited to pitch in front of a panel of top investors.

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Video - mussel farming in the Baltic Proper

Video - mussel farming in the Baltic Proper

To get more of an idea what mussel farming is actually about, watch this video with photage from farms located in the Baltic Proper.

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Mussel farming hits the Swedish news!

Mussel farming hits the Swedish news!

A breakfast seminar on the potential of mussels as a measure to reduce eutrophication received national media attention in Sweden. 

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Baltic Blue Growth FAQs

Baltic Blue Growth FAQs

The Baltic Blue Growth establishes fully operational mussel farms to counteract eutrophication and create new blue growth opportunities. Here are the answers to the most frequently asked questions about the project Baltic Blue Growth and mussel farming in the Baltic Sea in general.

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New training opportunities in blue bioeconomy and biotechnology

New training opportunities in blue bioeconomy and biotechnology

The list of diverse training opportunities in blue bioeconomy and biotechnology has been updated!

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