Cooke Confirms Infectious Salmon Anaemia Virus at Cold Ocean Salmon Grip Cove Farm Site
Cooke Aquaculture confirmed over the weekend that Cold Ocean Salmon's Grip Cove farm site near Gaultois, NL, has received positive test results confirming Infectious Salmon Anaemia virus (ISAv).
According to the statement from Cooke, the farm site contains seven cages that are stocked with approximately 485,000 Atlantic salmon. While ISAv is a naturally occurring virus and not a human health or food safety issue, the company is planning to remove the fish using approved and biosecure Standard Operating Procedures...
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