‘Best practice’ is the principle applied to Loch Duart salmon at every stage of rearing, harvesting and supply – a sustainable and environmentally-responsible approach which defines a long term role for aquaculture as an essential and viable part of the food supply chain of the future.
Q: how is the feed for your salmon sustainable?
we are immensely proud of our activity in this area. our salmon are only given feed containing high levels of high quality marine ingredients, similar to the diet of wild salmon. the fish oil in our feed comes from fisheries that are certified to the international fishmeal and fish oil organisation responsible supply standard – iffo rs.
please watch our short film if you would like to learn more:
feed provenance film
Q: should salmon farming move further out to sea?
the areas in which we farm are some of the longest-established in scotland; some having been used to produce our high quality salmon for over 45 years. loch duart’s sensitively located sites are well managed and we work hard to minimise any impact from our activities. we are proud to have co-existed harmoniously and productively with the people and wildlife that inhabit this beautiful part of scotland and believe there is no necessity for us to move out to sea.
Scottish (Lairg, Sutherland) based business - established in 1999 - providing fresh salmon supplies. Website includes details of the salmon farming process, ISO certifications gained, accreditations gained, testimonials, associations, best practices carried out and quality control measures implemented, press mentions, blog, full company contact details.
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