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Aquaculture research at SLU

Research at SLU contributes to sustainable aquaculture through development of modern breeding programmes, resource-efficient and high-quality fish feed ingredients and circular innovative farming methods. Environment, economy, animal welfare and food quality are the focus of our research.

SLU Aquaculture granted projects

The platform provides funding for projects aimed at strengthening research in aquaculture and contribute to cross-faculty collaboration within SLU. Read about our ongoing activities in different projects.

a rainbow trout that is weighed and measured. Photo.

Researchers in aquaculture at SLU

Are you interested in aquaculture and want to get in touch with our researchers connected to the platform?

SLU professor Anders Kiessling stands with a net next to a fish tank. Photo.

Aquaculture research infrastructure

Here you will find a list of research infrastructure at SLU, also available for researchers at other universities or companies. Do you find something that suits your research?

Fish lab in VHC at SLU Ultuna. Photo.

Film: Circular feed makes Swedish rainbow trout green

Watch the film (7:50 min) about the project 5 tons of green fish in the counter and the result in Sweden's first green rainbow trout now available for consumers (in Swedish).

Green rainbow salmon on a plate, the salmon is farmed with feed made on insights. Photo.

Aquaculture projects at SLU

Research results (popular science)

Published: 29 June 2022 - Page editor: aquaculture@slu.se