Issues Magazine

Articles about aquaculture

Fish: The Way of the Future?

By Meryl J. Williams

The seas, ponds, lakes and rivers play an important role in feeding the world. Meryl Williams explores how fish are produced and some of the interesting challenges facing fish production.

Most of us buy our fish from a shop, supermarket or restaurant. We rarely think about how it was produced, and less about the amazing developments that led to farmers and fishers being able to grow or catch it.