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Farmed salmon are less nutritious and contain more PCBs than wild salmon

Monday, March 15th, 2010

A recent CTV news investigation compared wild and net-cage farmed salmon and found that wild salmon are more nutritious than farmed with eight times more Vitamin D and three times more Vitamin A per 100 gram serving. Farmed salmon are also fattier which means they have more omega 3s but also contain more cancer-causing PCBs. (more…)