How to avoid eating the FrankenFish AquAdvantage farmed salmon when farmed fish have escaped before?
Escaped farmed fish could turn wild fish into 'couch potatoes' - in the past -
1.7M escaped farmed fish to the wild in Scotland. 20% escaped at spawning sited in Norway, 6M escape per year in Chile. Escaped farmed salmon will contaminate the wild salmon genetic pool.
The social and ethical hazard is not that it may be unsafe to eat but manufacturing a creature that could wipe out an already endangered species because "gene flow may cause the wild salmon populations to lose characteristics that are crucial in a natural environment"....
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by theframjak5 years ago
Is farm raised salmon healthy to eat?I'm curious to hear if others think it is okay from a health standpoint to eat farm-raised salmon.
by ptosis7 years ago
Do you object to farmed fish in itself? Or is it just the same as pigs, cows and chickens on a farm?I object to farming an animal that is on the endangered species list because "gene flow may cause the wild salmon...
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