KUTERRA is looking for a Recirculating Aquaculture System Technician for our farm near Port McNeill, British Columbia. This is a position in an industry-leading, land-based Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) facility. For applicants who live in Canada and are eligible to work in Canada.
VANCOUVER, BC – Canada's first land-raised Atlantic salmon has achieved the top sustainability ranking issued by the world's leading independent eco-ranking program. KUTERRA Land Raised Atlantic salmon has received the highest ranking issued by the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch program. It gives KUTERRA salmon a Seafood Watch and SeaChoice green, "Best Choice" recommendation. The Vancouver Aquarium has reviewed the assessment findings and has given KUTERRA salmon its Ocean Wise™ designation as well.
RICHMOND, BC – The KUTERRA farm, the first land-based commercial Atlantic salmon farm in North America, marks Earth Day by bringing to market Canada's first Atlantic salmon raised on land. KUTERRA LP, owned by the 'Namgis First Nation, was founded to offer a sustainable alternative to conventionally farmed salmon. "The effects of conventional farming on the marine environment are very real to us," says 'Namgis Chief Bill Cranmer. "This enterprise shows the way forward for the industry. It also fits with our economic plans and with our history as a fishing and trading people."