Danmarks første Tangfestival

Ryd kalenderen!???????? For vi skal afholde Danmarks første Tangfestival (del af Geopark Festival) – Det bliver i Anneberg Kulturpark 2., 3., og 4. august kl. 10.00-22.00 i samarbejde med Anneberg Kulturpark og Nationalt Center for Lokale Fødevarer Hjælp os gerne med at sprede budskabet!???????? Program for Tangfestival: Vi har inviteret forskere, gastronomer, kunstnere, ingeniører, studerende […]

Generalforsamling 23 maj 2019

Program for generalforsamling 23 maj 2019, kl 18 1. Valg af dirigent 2. Formandens beretning, ved Henrik Jarlbæk 3. Beretning fra Kasserer, Henrik Jarlbæk. 4. Valg til bestyrelsen 5. Valg af revisor Evt.

Tangnetværksmøde: “Fra Tang til Finansiering” og Generalforsamling

– Bliv klogere på forskernes søgen efter nye kilder til protein og finansiering af forskning og start-ups. Vær med til at vælge den næste bestyrelse til Tangnetværket. Tid:Torsdag den 23 maj 2019, kl. 16-19.00 Sted: Kemitorvet 202, 2800 Kongens Lyngby I de senere år har der været stigende fokus på anvendelse af nye produkter, som […]


PhD Defence Urd Grandorf Bak SEAWEED CULTIVATION IN THE FAROE ISLANDS AN INVESTIGATION OF THE BIOCHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF SELECTED MACROALGAL SPECIES, OPTIMISED SEEDING TECHNIQUES, AND OPEN-OCEAN CULTIVATION METHODS FROM A COMMERCIAL PERSPECTIVE Tuesday, 21st May, at 14:00 The Technical University of Denmark Kemitorvet Building 202, Auditorium 8003, Kgs. Lyngby Principal supervisor: Associate professor Susan Løvstad […]

PHYCOMORPH Working Group meeting

October 8-9, 2018: PHYCOMORPH Working Group meeting. Grenaa, Denmark This combined with the October 10-11, 2018: NORDIC SEAWEED CONFERENCE 2018 Place: Kystvejen’s Hotel and Conference Center, Kystvej 26, 8500 Grenaa, Denmark (information on how to find the venue) Save the date for the next Nordic Seaweed Conference 2018 Hear top speakers within seaweed for food, […]

Special Report: Seaweed and Microalgae Driving New Product Development

Seaweed is making waves in nutrition-rich NPDs and with its many varieties is tipped to become the next super green “superfood”, and this staying true to its title, seaweed is finding new product applications in Western markets due to its wide ranging health benefits. Although seaweed cultivation has been around for decades, the challenges for […]

EUROMARINE APPRISE workshop, Roscoff

September 6-7, 2018 APPRISE: Anticipating Potential Pathways and Routes for Innovation towards desirable Socio-Economic impacts (focus on macro algae). OBJECTIVES: To foresight innovation pathways in macro algae and to use this foresight to: Identify opportunities and challenges, bottlenecks Characterise the variety of socio-economic impacts Build an awareness of tools and methods to address socio-economic impacts […]

ASCog MSC præsenterer fælles standard for tang gældende fra 1 marts 2018

ASC(Aquaculture Stewardship Council) og MSC(Marine Stewardship Council) præsenterer fælles standard for tang gældende fra 1 marts 2018 The Seaweed Standard sets a number of requirements for seaweed harvesting and farming practices. Environmentally, seaweed operations must show that they actively minimise their impact on the surrounding…and socially responsible use of seaweed resources. Meeting global demand can […]

Algae Is the Vegan Protein Food of the Future, Says CNN

A recent article by CNN hailed algae as “the food of the future”. The vegan dish is protein-rich, requires no fresh water to produce, and releases oxygen into the atmosphere, unlike most the world’s protein today that is derived from animals. Around 70 percent of the world’s available fresh water is used to rear livestock […]

Mysterious masses of seaweed assault Caribbean islands 11 juni 2018

Mysterious masses of seaweed assault Caribbean islands 11 juni 2018 In retrospect, 2011 was just the first wave. That year, massive rafts of Sargassum—a brown seaweed that lives in the open ocean—washed up on beaches across the Caribbean, trapping sea turtles and filling the air with the stench of rotting eggs. “It presented immense challenges,”

Common seaweed outperforms chemotherapy for breast cancer, researchers reveal

Breast cancer, a major cause of death from cancer for women of all ethnicities, claimed 42,000 lives in the United States in 2014 alone – a truly grim statistic. But a new study – in which seaweed worked better than a leading FDA-approved pharmaceutical medication to combat breast cancer – is raising hopes that this […]

Seaweed diet reveals potential for precision manipulation of gut bacteria

Seaweed diet reveals potential for precision manipulation of gut bacteria Finding ways to manipulate the massive population of bacteria living inside our gut is turning out to be a tricky proposition for medical researchers. The ecology of our microbiome is enormously complex and we are only just learning of the broad effect gut bacteria has […]