News & Updates from the
Troutlodge Family of Companies
10.05.09 - Troutlodge Marine launches new websiteTroutlodge Marine LLC, the marine division of Troutlodge, Inc., is proud to announce the launch of our new website. Please visit us at http://marine.troutlodge.com to learn more about our marine operations and how we are leading the way in this burgeoning sector of international aquaculture.
07.06.09 - Troutlodge and Wageningen University to cooperate on trout genetics researchTroutlodge, Inc. (Sumner, WA, USA) and the Animal Breeding & Genomics Center of Wageningen University (Netherlands) to cooperate on research project regarding molecular and quantitative genetics breeding programs. This work will be led by Mr. Panya Sae-Lim, a doctoral candidate, under the guidance of Dr. Hans Komen and in collaboration with scientists from Troutlodge, the world's leading producer of eyed salmonid eggs. The project aims to gather information from a sample of Troutlodge's customers in four key distinct regions in the company's global customer base. This information will then allow the researchers to identify the traits most valued by farmers in each region, and incorporate these preferences into Troutlodge's genetic selection programs using both quantitative and molecular genetics methodologies. The ultimate goal is for the company to better tailor its stocks to meet the specific demands of its global customer base.
06.05.09 - Troutlodge completes construction of Isle of Man hatcheryTroutlodge, Inc. recently completed construction of its new, state-of-the-art water temperature controlled and water re-circulated hatchery building at its Glen Wyllin Trout Farm site on the Isle of Man. The new incubation and hatchery facility, with a capacity of 100 million eggs per annum, will enable the company to better manage its production and sales of eyed Rainbow trout eggs for farmers throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
05.15.09 - Rodrigo Torrijo Hired as Sales & Development Manager for Troutlodge and Quetro
Troutlodge, Inc. (Sumner, WA, USA) and Quetro, S.A. (Pucon, Region IX, Chile) announce the hiring of Rodrigo Torrijo as the new Sales & Development Manager for the two companies in Chile and selected other markets, effective June 1, 2009. Troutlodge and Quetro, two companies who share common ownership, have appointed Mr. Torrijo into this new role as part of an effort to better leverage the complimentary product and service offerings of the two companies, which in turn will allow them to better serve the Chilean salmonid industry.