Fish pharming

This looks pretty sweet at first glance. I’m sure there are some gotchas, but it defnitely beats feeding chickens fish meal to make them produce healthier eggs.

BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Scientists harvest fish oil crop:

Experiments have proved that crops containing genes from marine organisms are able to produce omega 3 fatty acids normally found in oily fish. Adding the oil to animal feed would create omega 3-rich meat, milk and eggs.


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