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Internship: Offshore Seaweed Farming

09/06/2021 - North Sea Farmers is looking for an intern on Offshore Seaweed Farming. Do you like to connect stakeholders of the seaweed sector? Thinking along with technical issues to ensure sustainable seaweed cultivation at sea? And do you like to work in a small and motivated team, eager to make a climate impact with seaweed? Then this is your chance!

Meet the Blue Cluster! Flanders-based innovation platform

31/05/2021 - Meet one of the Belgian North Sea Farmers: the Blue Cluster, a Flanders-based innovation platform that focuses on the development and promotion of sustainable economic activities at sea.

Meet Aqitec, engineering in aquaculture

31/05/2021 - Meet one of the newest North Sea Farmers! Aqitec is an engineering company that is at the forefront when it comes to cultivation arrangements for aquaculture.

On our way to the anchor of the future!

28/05/2021 - Since 2019, the AFAS Foundation joint forces with North Sea Farmers on our eco-anchor project. Now, two years into the project, it is time for the next phase. Learn more about the innovative Eco-anchor and how it can contribute to postive impact.

Welcome to Metal Production!

25/05/2021 - Meet Metal Production a contract engineering office who helps to develop conceptual projects. Moreover, Metal Production does process automation, production of nonstandard equipment and construction for the sub-sea, the aquaculture, the offshore or marine industry sector.

Update: Infrastructure of seaweed cultivation unit stands strong

18/05/2021 - Read the latest update from our Offshore Test Site!

Vacature: Trainee community & communication

12/05/2021 - North Sea Farmers is op zoek naar een aanpakker en organisatietalent! Blink jij uit in zaken praktisch en doelgericht communiceren, en ben fan van zeewier? Solliciteer dan nu!

Say Hi! to Deltares

10/05/2021 - Meet Deltares, a true North Sea Farmer! Deltares is an independent institute for applied research in the field of water and subsurface. Pressure on ecosystems and the environment is increasing as the population and the economy grow. At the same time, governments are becoming more ambitious in terms of improving soil and water quality, and there is increasing demand for ecosystem services

Must read: we have a new manager

04/05/2021 - We are very pleased to announce that from May 1st 2021 Bas de Leeuw will start as manager at North Sea Farmers. He will succeed Koen van Swam.

The end of Bio4safe: the start of EU seaweed biostimulants

03/05/2021 - After 4 years of Bio4safe, the project is almost coming to an end. Though the trials on crops will continue until summer, we have published our final report. That kind of feels like the end of an era for our team. All project partners stepped in this project without knowing what to expect and ended up with truly relevant outcomes for both farmers and seaweed farmers. That’s a major accomplishment! So what was this project like for us? And what’s next?