Norwegian Food Safety Authority Suspects ISA Outbreak at MOWI Farm in Aukrasanden
Mowi may have an ISA outbreak at a salmon farming site in Aukrasanden, which is on the coast between Alesund and Trondheim.
If confirmed, as many as 1.3 million fish could be destroyed. The company confirmed the fish are around 3.5 kg, which is close to a marketable size. Norway’s Food Safety regulations allow for the slaughter of ISA infected salmon as one control mechanism for emptying the pens. ISA infected salmon pose no danger to humans, and the presence of the virus does not affect...
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