The project Synchrosmolt started January 2020. The main objective is to provide new knowledge about how exposure to variation in daylength during smolt production can affect smolt development.
The kick-off meeting was arranged in December 2019, and the smoltification experiment has already started.
Title: Smolt production protocols and breeding strategies for synchronized smoltification
Duration: January 2020 – December 2022
Funding source: Fiskeri- og havbruksnæringens forskningsfinansiering (FHF)
Project no: 901589
Awarded: 15.0 mill NOK
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Project description: Synchrosmolt