Some 21 financiers across three continents have registered their interest in a proposed €60 million deep sea organic salmon farm in Galway Bay.

Bord Iascaigh Mhara, the seafood development agency, said it was not at liberty to identify any of those interested in the project.

It has applied for a licence for the development and will hold a public tender process for the operation of the farm. However, the licence will remain in the hands of the State, according to BIM chief executive Jason Whooley……

Irish Times. 04/12/12. Read the article ‘Deep-sea salmon farm to go for public tender’