Innovation

We are devoted to developing innovative feed solutions for a sustainable and efficient future for the aquaculture industry.

A global research organisation

We are devoted to developing innovative feed solutions for a sustainable and efficient future for the aquaculture industry. In order to fulfil this goal, BioMar has a truly global research organisation with highly skilled researchers and experts in their field. We make our contribution by utilising cutting edge technology at state-of-the-art research facilities around the world.

Research ambitions

Research ambitions

When aquaculture overtook wild catches as the most important source of fish products for human consumption, it was one of the clear signs of success for the industry. This apparent success has a high demand on innovation and constant development. Our Research & Development  mission is to strengthen customer competitiveness.

BioMar continuously strives to improve its ability to innovate. Through unprecedented research efforts, we aim for the constant development and improvement of products, processes and the technology utilised.  We have defined a set of research aims and objectives to achieve in order to fulfil BioMar’s purpose.

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Our experts

Our experts

BioMar’s Research & Development department consists of a team of highly skilled specialists with backgrounds within nutrition, chemistry, and biology. The team is backed by our long tradition of working closely with external research institutions in several countries as well as active collaboration with fish farmers.

The global Research & Development team has close contact with our markets and is capable of integrating farm results from a multitude of different farming conditions in aquaculture with different farmed species into the research and development process.

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Research facilities

Research facilities

BioMar’s long tradition of commercial trials and cooperation with external research institutions and centres are well-known. We are proud of engaging with our customers and partners in long-term commitments for diverse research projects.

On top of this, core to our business efforts and understanding, we perform a considerable amount of tests and trials at the R&D facilities that are owned by BioMar.

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Innovation news and stories

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BioMar celebrates 10 years of strategic sustainability with BioSustain

Today at Aqua Nor 2017, the BioMar Group takes a moment to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the BioSustain™ concept with a rooftop party at their new offices in Norway. Sustainability has long been in the DNA of BioMar however the development of BioSustain firmly established the company as the forerunner in driving sustainable innovation through collaborative partnerships in the aquaculture industry.

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LARVI 2017 – Where new ideas and cooperations are hatched

BioMar announces Gold sponsorship of the 7TH Fish and Shellfish Larviculture Symposium that will take place at Ghent University in Ghent, Belgium from the 4th to the 7th of September 2017.

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Promoting Premium Pacific Salmon of sustainable origin

BioMar´s Silverside™ Premium Coho Salmon Feed including AlgaPrime™ DHA aims to achieve unprecedented sustainability benefits.

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Focus on salmon feed with microalgae

Cooperation between Lerøy and BioMar ensures farmed salmed with a high level of Omega 3-DHA partly deriving from the microalgae ingredient, AlgaPrime DHA.

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BioMar strengthens product development in Central America

John Tinsley will become Technical Director and head of product development for BioMar in Central America from June 1st.

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Ready for delivering feed to ASC certified farms

The BioMar factory in Spain is now approved for delivering feed according to the ASC-standard for responsible production of freshwater trout.

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Strong results for BioMar Group

BioMar Group has delivered financial results above expectations.

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BioMar JV inaugurates new production line

The Joint-Venture between the BioMar Group and the Chinese Tongwei inaugurates new production line

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A fresh view on aquaculture

The BioMar Group launches a new website framing its ambitions for innovating aquaculture.

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Start-up at ATC Patagonia

Start-up of BioMar feed research activities at ATC Patagonia

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Unlocking the quality potential of marine by-products

BioMar and its QMAR project partners aim for creating increased sustainability in aquaculture by unlocking the quality potential of marine by-products. The project has been granted funding up to a maximum limit of NOK 16 million.

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Research on marine by-products

Unlocking the quality potential of marine by-products

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A strong research initiative in aquaculture has been established in the Southern Hemisphere

BioMar, the leading Danish aquaculture feed company has signed an agreement to purchase and utilize 30% of the Lenca research center from Aquainnovo, Chile, broadening its network of excellence research centers around the world.

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A strong research initiative

A strong research initiative in aquaculture has been established in the Southern Hemisphere.

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Small revolution for marine fry and fingerlings

BioMar launches a new generation of starter and transfer diets for marine species containing B WYSE, a promising new yeast based functional ingredient, developed by BioMar’s cooperation partner Lallemand Animal Nutrition. The aim of the new feed range is to boost the performance parameters and keep the health status of the fish at the highest standard, even after the difficult period of transfer from hatchery to the cages.

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Sustainable aquaculture growth lies in new feed ingredients

For BioMar, sustainable growth of aquaculture lies in utilising new feed ingredients that match requirements for a good and healthy growth of the fish and for a stable, high quality of the final product. Exploiting microalgae as a feed ingredient can match these requirements.

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