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Loch Duart Salmon survival rates improve, as farm combats soaring water temperatures in the North Atlantic

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Farm shares five bespoke approaches to tackling climate change challenges. Loch Duart Salmon, renowned for rearing the best tasting salmon on the North West Coast of Scotland, has expressed deep concern regarding the recent reports of rising water temperatures in the North Atlantic driven by climate change. Over the past decade, the small-scale, independent salmon farm has observed a consistent …

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Loch Duart Salmon pioneers sustainability and health advancements with BioMar’s innovative Blue Impact feed.

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Loch Duart has furthered their commitment to raising the best-tasting salmon with the lowest possible impact on the environment by switching to global aqua feed producer BioMar’s new Blue Impact diet. Loch Duart is the first salmon producer in the UK to use the Blue Impact feed, launched by BioMar last year. Mark Warrington, Managing Director of Loch Duart, said: …

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Loch Duart on the menu at Downing Street Coronation celebrations

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Loch Duart, which has small-scale, low impact salmon farms based in the remote communities of North West Scotland, was on the menu at the Coronation Big Lunch at 10 Downing Street (Sunday 7th May 2023). The smoked Loch Duart salmon is from Valley Smokehouse, known for supplying Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, and other high-end restaurants, and was delivered by Flying …

Hazel Wade is Loch Duart's new Operations Director

Loch Duart promote Hazel Wade as new Operations Director

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Loch Duart has this month (March 2023) promoted Hazel Wade as their new Operations Director with immediate effect. Hazel has worked with Loch Duart, which supplies their unrivalled Scottish Salmon to the world’s finest hotels and restaurants, for over 18 years. She has been Operations Manager with Loch Duart since 2019 and brings 20+ years of experience in the aquaculture …

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Chef Bruce Clyne-Watson cooks Loch Duart salmon on Oldshoremore beach with smoke and fire

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In the second of Loch Duart’s new films about their unrivalled Scottish salmon, Chef Bruce Clyne-Watson @feast_on_fire shares his passion for the Sutherland beaches and waters where he cooked outside with his dad as a boy and where Loch Duart salmon are born and raised. Following a career in Michelin star restaurants Bruce travelled extensively in South America where he …

‘Born and Raised’: first in a series of new Loch Duart films

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Loch Duart salmon has launched the first in a series of films which focus on the strong values upon which the company was founded. In the first film, viewers get a glimpse of the farm teams who live and work in the communities of the Outer Hebrides where they raise their world-renowned salmon. The film’s title ‘Born and Raised’, is …

Hazel Wade is Loch Duart's new Operations Director

Loch Duart renews partnership with cholesterol charity HEART UK to promote a healthy lifestyle and diet

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Loch Duart salmon, based in the remote communities of North West Scotland and known for their small, low impact farming have teamed up once again with HEART UK, the UK’s only cholesterol charity. In a partnership which will run for a year, the partners will focus on how a healthy diet, combined with regular activity and exercise can make a huge difference to …

Loch Duart on the Birmingham Commonwealth Games menu

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Leading Scottish salmon chosen to be served at third major event in a year For the third time in 12 months Loch Duart salmon is featuring on the menu at a major international event which celebrates the best the UK has to offer. After being chosen to be served at both Glasgow COP26 2021 and Wimbledon 2022, Loch Duart is …

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Loch Duart and feed supplier BioMar launch new community fund

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New fund ensures the communities of Uists and Sutherland can apply for funding for vital local projects Communities in and around Loch Duart in North and South Uist and Sutherland are set to have access to funds for community projects as part of a new initiative created by the last remaining small independent Scottish salmon farm and their feed supplier …