The OSU Seafood laboratory is the only seafood experiment station on the West Coast of the contiguous United States. We are also the headquarters of the worldwide Surimi School.
The mission of the OSU Seafood Lab is to improve seafood through:
- Research and Development
- Extension Service to both the Fishing and Seafood Processing Industry
- Graduate Student Research, Training and Instruction.
Seafood Network Information Center
The Seafood Network Information Center (SeafoodNIC) is one of the world's first seafood technology network information centers, SeafoodNIC,is a portal to Internet resources addressing seafood safety and quality information needs of seafood processors, inspectors, researchers, importers, and food educators.