Fisheries and Forestry - Australia AFFA (Fisheries) Exciting
opportunities exist for further growth through aquaculture and
increasing returns from current commercial catches through value
adding. The challenge is to develop these valuable industries while
at the same time ensuring the sustainability of the marine ecosystem
and respecting the rights of other users.
ABARE is a professionally independent
applied economic research agency. We work with industry and
government to provide stakeholders in Australia's rural and resource
industries with up to date public policy analysis and commodity
forecasts. Our research prepares our clients for the emerging
economic issues that will affect the competitiveness of these
Economic forecasting and analysis
give organisations a competitive edge in the tough, global
Directorate analyses food, agriculture and fisheries issues and provides information and
advice to governments on practical and innovative options for the
reform and the development of policies and the liberalisation of
Research on Export
Opportunity For Eel Farmers....
Victoria: is a
non-profit organisation whose members are involved in the
harvesting, processing, wholesaling, retailing and exporting of
seafood in Victoria
The Fisheries and
Forestry Sciences Division serves, Fisheries resources include what are
often called 'common property resources' AFFA in the areas of
fisheries, aquaculture and forests.....
Seafood Industry Quality Initiatives:
Like other primary industries, the seafood industry must constantly
adapt to changing preferences and expectations of consumers, and to
changing market conditions, if it is to be economically
campaigns to: Safeguard
marine biodiversity; prevent fishery bycatch; end all commercial
Safe Food Queensland is all about ensuring consumers have as much
confidence in the safety of Queensland-produced food as they have in
it's great taste.....
South Australian Fishing Industry
Council: As the Peak
Industry body under the State's fisheries legislation SAFIC is
responsible for providing a range of representative services to the
fishing industry in South Australia.....
Fisheries Research & Development
Corporation: The FRDC
is a rural research and development corporation within the
Commonwealth Government portfolio of Agriculture, Fisheries and
Forestry - Australia (AFFA)....
CSIRO is Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial
By igniting the creative spirit of our people, we deliver great
science and innovative solutions for industry, society and the
AGRICULTURE FISHERIES AND FORESTRY ~ AUSTRALIA:
The Australian fishing and aquaculture industries are Australia's
fifth most valuable rural industry after wool, beef, wheat and
Seafood Industry Association INC,
The Seafood Site The ultimate resource for all things seafood and
the Queensland Commercial Industry in Queensland, Australia...
Department of Business, Industry and Resource Development Northern
Commercial fisheries in the Northern Territory are diverse and are
based on prawns, mud crab, barramundi, threadfin salmon, shark and
Spanish mackerel as well as some snappers and reef fish. Significant
aquaculture activity focuses on pearls, prawns and barramundi.....
Fisheries Western Australia
Commercial fishing in Western Australia is managed by controlling
either inputs (eg the number and size of boats the amount or type of
fishing gear, the length of the season) or outputs (eg the amount of
fish which can be caught). In general, controls are established
through Management Plans or Orders made under the Fish Resources
Management Act 1994....
Ecologically Sustainable Development of Fisheries
Ecologically Sustainable Development (or ESD) is a dynamic concept
that seeks to integrate short and long-term economic, social and
environmental effects into the decision-making of government and