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SEANET Stakeholder Advisor Spotlight: Nell Halse

  Watch the latest SEANET Spotlight Video featuring stakeholder advisor, Nell Halse. Nell is the VP of Communications at Cooke Aquaculture, a family-owned aquaculture company based on the East Coast of Canada with facilities all over the world. As a stakeholder, Nell is interested in R&D innovations that can help finfish aquaculture grow in a sustainable […]

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2017 Maine Aquaculture R&D Education Summit

Exploring cutting edge solutions for Maine’s aquaculture industry’s research, development and education needs 3rd ANNUAL MAINE AQUACULTURE R&D & EDUCATION SUMMIT DATE: Monday, March 6th, 2017 (All Day) VENUE: Hutchinson Center 80 Belmont Avenue, Route 3, Belfast Maine 04915 Be a part of Maine’s aquaculture future: join us for the 3rd Annual Maine Aquaculture Research, […]

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SEANET Stakeholder Spotlight Video: Sebastian Belle

Watch the latest SEANET Spotlight Video featuring one of our stakeholders, Sebastian Belle, executive director of the Maine Aquaculture Association. Belle shares his thoughts on the aquaculture landscape in Maine and how SEANET is contributing to the research occurring in this ever changing field.

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Vine Street School grows Tank to Table aquaponics program

Cilantro, basil and kale, oh my! Vine Street School in Bangor harvested fresh herbs and greens grown in the lobby aquaponics tank for students and parents to take home for the holidays. Aquaponics is the combination of aquaculture — fish or other aquatic animals being raised — and hydroponics — plants being grown in water. […]

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Buchanan Alumni House

Save the Date! Maine EPSCoR State Conference

The Maine EPSCoR State Conference is scheduled for Tuesday, May 23 from 12:30 – 5:30 pm at the Buchanan Alumni House at UMaine in Orono. The Maine State EPSCoR conference provides an opportunity for people to come together  to learn about all of our EPSCoR programs across the state, including NSF EPSCoR Tracks 1, 2, […]

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SEANET Research Mini-Grant RFP 2017

The SEANET program invites proposals for research projects that create industry/academic partnerships and contribute to the performance metrics of the SEANET/EPSCoR program and the National Science Foundation. The proposals may either be submitted by a PI from an academic or other research institution in collaboration with an industry or regulatory partner or vice versa. It […]

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Maine EPSCoR RII Track-1 Proposal Development Meeting

Maine EPSCoR will become eligible to submit another proposal to the NSF EPSCoR RII Track-1 solicitation during mid to late 2018. These are currently $20M awards over five years, and are limited to one per state at any one time. Maine EPSCoR at the University of Maine administers and implements the proposal development process and […]

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Maine EPSCoR RII Track-1 Proposal Development Meeting

Maine EPSCoR will become eligible to submit another proposal to the NSF EPSCoR RII Track-1 solicitation during mid to late 2018. These are currently $20M awards over five years, and are limited to one per state at any one time. Maine EPSCoR at the University of Maine administers and implements the proposal development process and […]

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