Norwegian research firm Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) criticized Norwegian authorities' handling of development licenses granted for offshore cage farming. "There is a link between increased sealice treatment and increased mortalities of farmed fish," FNI Researcher Irja Vormedal told IntraFish's sister publication Dagens Naeringsliv. Farmers flush the fish
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