Senior Appointment for Northeast Nutrition Scotland

Northeast Nutrition Scotland is pleased to announce that Gavin Ross has been appointed as Plant Manager at Invergordon Feed Mill. “We are delighted to recruit someone of Gavin’s calibre and experience to Northeast Nutrition Scotland” said Chris Bryden, General Manager at Invergordon Feed Mill. “Gavin comes with a strong background in manufacturing operations. His change management and continuous improvement capabilities …

Northeast Nutrition Scotland Restarts Production at Invergordon Feed Mill

Production at a previously closed fish feed mill in Invergordon has restarted. In November 2018 previous owners Skretting announced plans to cease UK manufacturing activities, and closed the Invergordon facility at the end of April 2019. Canadian family-owned company Cooke Inc. acquired the Invergordon site in September 2019 and through its subsidiary Northeast Nutrition Scotland, has worked closely with former …

First Fish for Orkney’s Newest Salmon Farm

Cooke Aquaculture Scotland, one of the largest producers of Scottish salmon and the leading organic salmon company, has successfully transferred the first organic salmon smolts to its new Mill Bay site off the island of Stronsay in Orkney. The salmon will be farmed to RSPCA and Soil Association organic standards. In February the company announced the creation of five permanent, …

Jobs Boost for New Stronsay Organic Salmon Farm

Five full-time, permanent jobs have been created by a new organic Salmon farm, ahead of production starting in the spring. And there are hopes that the number of direct and indirect jobs will increase once a second site opens in 2021. Four residents from Stronsay have been recruited and successfully completed their induction with salmon producer Cooke Aquaculture Scotland at …

MAKING WAVES: Modern Apprentice Finalist in British Education Awards

A modern apprentice with Cooke Aquaculture Scotland has been nominated for a top vocational education award. Cooke employee Emma Rochester combines her time studying at NAFC Marine Centre UHI and working at Cooke Aquaculture Scotland’s Ness of Copister salmon farm site on the southern tip of Yell in Shetland. She has made it to the finals of the British Education …