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IntraFish Podcast: Salmon farming's $1 billion problem

The IntraFish team gets on the line to talk sea lice as well as the latest salmon farming industry attack from clothing giant Patagonia.

In episode 30 of the IntraFish podcast Editorial Director Drew Cherry, Executive Editor John Fiorillo and reporter John Evans discuss one of the biggest challenges to the growth of today's modern-day salmon farming industry: sea lice.

One of the sector's biggest and most urgent investments, the battle against sea lice, is changing the shape of the sector and the subject of IntraFish's latest in-depth report.

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OUT NOW! The new IntraFish Sea Lice Report, the most comprehensive overview of the biggest scourge impacting farmed salmon

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The team also examines Patagonia's recent salmon-farm bashing campaign and looks at the motivation behind it and the response in the sector.

You can listen at the link below, or better yet -- take us with you by subscribing on iTunes, Google Play, Soundcloud or Spotify (NEW!).

New podcasts will stream regularly, bringing you commentary, insight and some stories behind the stories. Here's a quick look at our previous podcasts:

#29: GSMC, shrimp oversupply and salmon's fight against fake news

#28: The biggest seafood stories of 2018!

#27: Mowi Wowie! Does seafood finally have a global brand?

#26: What's next for fish feed?

#25: Land-based salmon farming extravaganza

#24: Japanese CEOs, US retail brands, Chilean salmon M&A

#23: Cargill's Montana dream; touring Marine Harvest BC; shrimp trade war

#22: Fish feed's future; pangasius finds a savior; the hunt for a new bland fish

#21: Chinese tariffs; lobster tensions; a milestone for Alaska pollock

#20: Copper River chaos, Bye to Bodal and Bumble Bee chief, talking salmon in NYC

#19: Investing in aquaculture innovation

#18: Legislating Cooke out of business

#17: Go behind the scenes at this year's Boston Seafood Show

#16: How Norway is building salmon farming's future

#15: Retail sector's new sustainable seafood push, the latest shrimp and pollock outlook

#14: How China's seafood sector is changing

#13: Cooke's catastrophe; traceability trauma; and GM salmon's silent debut

#12: An evening of inspiration, leadership advice and a few 'f bombs'

#11: Fake emails, backroom deals: The tuna price-fixing case is getting weirder

#10: Wild salmon, Brussels, and the weird world of seafood theft

#9: Pangasius woes, American fish counters, fake seafood news

#8: Trump is a threat, sustainability is dead, and pollock needs to get sexy

#7: The rift between WWF and MSC is soiling sustainable seafood

#6: Making money off Chinese consumers

#5: Brexit, Iceland and Trump, Oh My!

#4: Seafood slavery, fish finger price fights, talking Turkey

#3: Seafood at Amazon, Ocean Beauty taste test, targeting Millennial consumers

#2: Listeria, surimi's new market, ridiculous salmon prices

#1: MSC's new market, Pacific Andes saga, Alaska salmon farming

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