A growing demand for seafood
is pushing some fisheries to think outside the box—and outside traditional
fishing nets. Here in Hawaii,
Kampachi Farms made national headlines for a recent invention that could change
the business of fish farming.
It’s called The Velella Project…and
Time Magazine just named it one of the top 50 inventions of 2012. Neil Sims,
co-founder of Kampachi Farms, describes how these innovations can create a more
After a 7-month trial, The
Velella Project raised a total of ten-thousand pounds of kampachi. For more information, visit www.kampachifarm.com.
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(Molly Solomon / HPR News)