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AVS Chile Meets Challenges Posed by R&D in Chilean Aquaculture

by 5m Editor
15 July 2013, at 1:00am

CHILE - AVS Chile is an applied research company made up of Chilean and Norwegian scientists who have been working jointly with companies, universities and research centers since 2007 to meet the challenges posed by R&D in Chilean aquaculture. Mother companies in Norway are SINTEF and VESO.

The main objective of AVS Chile is to develop and make accessible scientific and technological knowledge for the complete aquaculture value chain in Chile.

AVS Chile covers a wide range of scientific competences in feed and nutrition, genetics and reproduction, health management and vaccination, animal welfare, farming technology and engineering and final product processing and quality.

AVS Chile aims to create knowledge for profitable, healthy and sustainable aquaculture industry, as well as to promote the interchange of knowledge in aquaculture between Chile and Norway.

For more information, please visit the AVS Chile website.


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