OSU Seafood Lab

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OSU Seafood Research & Education Center

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Pacific Fisheries Technologist Meeting Next Week!

Its not too late to register for the PFT meeting in Astoria, OR March 1-4 at the Hampton.

Register at http://www.PFTFISH.NET

Coming early?  Fisher Poets Garthering in Astoria  is occuring the 27th, 28th and March 1.



Workshop Announcement: Aquaculture and Fish Tech 101 New Orleans, April 20-23

Aquaculture and Fisheries Technologies for Food and Health Educators, Seafood Professionals, and Communicators Workshop in New Orleans, April 20-23, 2015.


ICMSS 2015

Announcement for ICMSS in Puerto Varas, Chile March 15-20. (http://icmss2015.com/)

Welcome to Oregon State University’s Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station (COMES) located in beautiful Astoria, OR!

The OSU Seafood laboratory is the only seafood experiment station on the West Coast of the contiguous United States.  We are affiliated with COMES-Newport and the OSU Department of Food Science & Technology.

The mission of the OSU Seafood Lab is to improve seafood through:

  1. Research and Development
  2. Extension Service to both the Fishing and Seafood Processing Industry
  3. Graduate Student Research, Training and Instruction.



The OSU Surimi Forum and Surimi School is hosted by the OSU Seafood Lab each year in April and attracts over 120-130 attendees from around the world.