16 teams from the around the globe have registered to compete in the F3 Challenge to develop aquafeeds free of fishmeal and fish oils. Providing viable alternatives to conventional feeds will help conserve the world’s forage fish and ensure the future sustainability of the aquaculture industry.

The registrants (listed alphabetically) are:


AlgaeLink NV


Danton Lee

ENCOMPU Research Associates Limited

Guangdong Evergreen Feed Industry Co.

Htoo Thit Co. & Biomin

New Mexico Shrimp Co.

Oryza Organics

PT Suri Tani Pemuka (JAPFA Feeds)


Star Milling Co.

Sureerath Prawns


Tongwei Hainan Aquatic Products Co.


It is not too late to join the Challenge! Companies may partner with existing registrants to provide a finished feed product for the Challenge. Let us know ASAP if you are interested in getting involved by emailing us at with information about your product. Partnerships must be finalized before September 30, 2016.

For more information, check out https://herox.com/F3.

Good luck to the contestants!

The F3 Team