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Diálogo sobre Salmonicultura analiza los impactos sociales de la industria en Chile
(Salmon Aquaculture Dialogue analyzes the social impacts of Chilean industry)
Mundo Acuicola - May 17, 2010

Salmoneros sortean caída de producción con precios inéditos en mercados internacionales
(Salmon producers see fall in production with unprecedented prices in international markets)
El Mercurio - May 4, 2010

El compromiso con el sector acuícola continúa
(Compromise with aquaculture ongoing)
El Llanquihue - April 26, 2010

El Golfo deja de producir salmón atlántico y opta por las truchas
(“El golfo” stops producing Atlantic salmon and changes to trout)
La Tercera - April 18, 2010

Escape after earthquake
Fish Farming Xpert - April 16, 2010

Más de 500 mil salmones escaparon de jaulas en Valdivia por terremoto
(More than 500 thousand salmon escaped in Valdivia from the earthquake)
La Segunda - April 13, 2010

U.S. FDA Reports Show Unapproved Chemicals Used by Largest Chilean Salmon Farms

Documents recently acquired from the U.S. FDA reveal that three Chilean salmon farming companies, including the two largest producers of farmed salmon, used a number of drugs not approved by the U.S. government. The documents further show that the farmed salmon containing residues of unapproved chemicals were destined for the U.S. market.

At Least One Million Farmed Salmon with Infectious Salmon Anemia (ISA) Slaughtered

Official report reveals that salmon aquaculture in Chile uses 600 times more antibiotics than Norway

Oceana - July 24, 2009

Oceana Chile, a partner organization in the Pure Salmon Campaign, recently obtained data from the Chilean Ministry of Economy confirming excessive use of antibiotics in Chilean farmed salmon.  According to the Minister's report, Chile used almost 600 times more antibiotics than the larger Norwegian industry.  Chile in 2008 used 325,616 kg of antibiotics.

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