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Sustainability Defined Podcast | Sustainable Aquaculture with Sophie Ryan

Listen to Sophie Ryan, CEO of the Global Salmon Initiative, as she speaks with Sustainability Defined about aquaculture generally and dive deep with her on salmon aquaculture.

For most listeners, the term "farming" evokes images of tall crops on large swaths of land (hello, listeners from Nebraska!). Well, there is also farming in the water to raise fish!

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This practice is known as aquaculture, and it's becoming increasingly important as we look to meet the demand for fish as a protein source without putting additional strain on wild fish stocks. Aquaculture is also big business. In fact, Salmon aquaculture is the fastest growing food production system in the world. We talk with Sophie Ryan, CEO of the Global Salmon Initiative, about aquaculture generally and dive deep with her on salmon aquaculture.

Listen to Episode 45.

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