Fish 2.0 has a prominent focus on Aquaculture
Published on Sep 9, 2015
 

Fish 2.0 has a prominent focus on Aquaculture

Monica Jain of Fish 2.0 has published the below article on Fish 2.0 finalists pitching aquaculture ideas. Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems is just one of the 37 businesses leading their focus on aquaculture. Nearly half of the finalists in the competition have some focus on the aquaculture industry; some RAS, some aquaponics, some deep water, and some technologies or inputs to improve the aquaculture industry. 

     "Projected to grow nine-fold over the next 15 years, this segment includes the emerging and rapidly improving technology of self-contained, land-based Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS). Unlike open-water systems, RAS tanks can operate almost anywhere in the world, including urban and even desert environments."

Our company is one of the latest to offer premium prizes to finalists in this seafood businesss competition. Read the latest here: http://www.greenbiz.com/article/sustainable-aquaculture-surfaces-target-food-investors  

The Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems Open Door Prize is free admission for five Fish 2.0 finalists to one of two workshops to be held in Florida in spring 2016: a four-day Aquaponics Technology and Design workshop or a three-day Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) Technology workshop. Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems (https://pentairaes.com/) is a leader in the design and manufacture of aquaculture systems. The Pentair Foundation is a Fish 2.0 sponsor.

About Fish 2.0

The Fish 2.0 business competition builds the knowledge and connections needed to increase investment in the sustainable seafood sector. Competitors improve their business models and learn how to approach investors, and investors gain early access to new deals and learn how sustainable seafood can help build their portfolios. During the 2013 competition, 160 businesses applied and 21 finalists presented to a room of over 100 investors. This year, businesses from around the world will compete for over $180,000 in cash prizes, and 36 finalists will present their ideas to investors. Find more information at www.fish20.org. 

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