AquaBounty Eyes GMO Trout and Tilapia as its US Salmon Production Gets Underway in Indiana
AquaBounty hosted Indiana Senator Todd Young recently to celebrate the start of its US production of genetically modified salmon. After receiving an FDA go ahead, the company is importing eggs and will begin growout within a month at its Indiana based facility.
AquaBounty Farms manager Peter Bowyer explained that since the original genetic manipulation 30 years ago that put chinook and ocean pout genes into an Atlantic salmon, there has been no further genetic change, just a standard fish breeding program...
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