Atlantic Canada's salmon farming industry has evolved from a few net pens and a few farmers to one of this region's biggest economic drivers. We have so much to be proud of as an industry - our people, our sector's sustainable and responsible growth and the healthy salmon we produce.

Over 300 million meals

of farmed salmon are grown

over $350 million

directly contributed to the economy

Over 3,000 jobs

in Atlantic Canada


Food for the Future

Farming the ocean is crucial for supplying the world’s food needs and for keeping the population healthy.


Hey kids, have you ever wondered how farmed salmon grow? Or what cool jobs are in salmon farming? Games, puzzles and more in this great printable education sheet.