Who We AreStofnfiskur is one of the world’s leading companies in selective breeding and production of Atlantic salmon ova.
Every week of the year Stofnfiskur can deliver disease free, fast growing and robust salmon eggs worldwide to the fish farming industry.
Since 1989 the company has been improving production traits and survival in every generation through the company‘s extensive breeding program.
The broodstock is reared indoors in large land based farms.
Sea- and freshwater is pumped up from geothermal- and freshwater boreholes ensuring the best disease free environment for farmed fish in the world.
The main activities of the company are:
- Salmon ova production
- Fingerling production
- Selective breeding of Atlantic salmon
- Research and Development
- Domestic and international consultancy
"Our fish stock is the result of selective breeding of multiple strains of Norwegian salmon. We have selectively bred 7 generations to produce a strain of fish with great nutrient uptake ability, low stress and high resistance to disease."Read more about our fish