Japanese Oita firm succeeds in bluefin tuna farming with formulated feed | The Japan Times

Southern bluefin tuna

Southern bluefin tuna (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The most trended news story in the Japan Times reports that a company in Oita Prefecture said it has succeeded in the world’s first farming of bluefin tuna using only formulated feed.

Source: Japanese Oita firm succeeds in bluefin tuna farming with formulated feed | The Japan Times

I guess the Japanese readers are looking forward to more plentiful and cheaper bluefin tuna.

Perhaps we can give the Japanese a tip from Europe. Most of the seabass sold in Europe is farmed and it tastes nothing like the great taste of the wild fish.

Thoughts?

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