Huon Aquaculture Group Limited is a locally owned public company, deriving revenue from the hatching, farming, processing, marketing and sale of salmon and trout products. The company employs approximately 670 people, operates in Australia, and is administered from its head office in Dover, Tasmania.What kind of fish does Huon Aquaculture produce?
Huon Aquaculture Group Limited is a Tasmanian-based company involved in fish farming, processing, marketing and sales. The group focuses on producing Huon branded salmon and trout products primarily for local markets. Huon Aquaculture is engaged in the following product operations:How did Huon Aquaculture become an RSPCA Approved farm?
RSPCA Approved Farming Scheme: In 2018, Huon Aquaculture became the first salmon producer to join the RSPCA Approved Farming Scheme. This achievement came after meeting the RSPCA’s detailed animal welfare standard for farmed Atlantic salmon and undergoing a rigorous and continual assessment process.Who are the owners of Huon Salmon Company?
In 1994, Peter and Frances Bender bought out the family and began to expand Huon by contract-growing salmon. They continued with this model until 2005 when they stepped out and began to grow, market and sell their own Huon Salmon and Ocean Trout. Today, Peter is Huon’s CEO and Frances is the Board’s Executive Director.