Thu. Aug 16 2018

NFI Posts 3 New Videos That Illustrate Impact of Tariffs on Seafood Community

Global Salmon Initiative Celebrates Five Years of Collaboration and Transparency

Zhangzidao Avoids Hot Weather Sea Cucumber Disaster That Affects Cucumber Pond Farms  

Ocean Acidity Impairs Sense of Smell in Fish

BioMar Gets Final Approval to Start Construction on Fish Feed Facility in Tasmania Summary Thursday, August 16

Wed. Aug 15 2018

Pacific Seafood Opens New, State-of-the-Art Plant in Warrenton, Oregon  

Restaurants' Gain from Lower Prices Due to Trump Tariffs May be Wiped Out by Seafood Price Increases

NOAA to Fully Fund At-Sea Monitoring Program in New England for 2018, Reimburse More Costs for 2017

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency Over Red Tide; Seafood Sales Drop

Russia Company Plans Increase in Deep Water Crab Harvests  

Whole Foods, HyVee, Aldi and Target Top Greenpeace’s 2018 Supermarket Sustainable Seafood Scorecard

High Liner’s New CEO Rod Hepponstall Announces Organizational Realignment With 2nd Quarter Results

Report: Untreated Grey Water Dumped in Canadian Arctic Waters to Double by 2035

Eating Farmed Salmon Just As Good As Going Vegan When it Comes to Reducing Impact on Earth  

Bering Sea Region Returns Most Fish Bucks to Alaska

Thai Union Remains on FTSE4Good Index, Receives Multiple Sustainability Awards Summary Wednesday, August 15

Tue. Aug 14 2018

45 Tons Of “Illegally Treated” Tuna Seized in Spain

Increase in Tilapia Imports Prior to Tariffs: Seasonality or Securing Volume?  

Another Record Breaks in Bristol Bay; Statewide Pink Salmon Below 2 Yrs Ago

Retail Sales Forecast Increased By NRF, But Tariff Uncertainty Still An Issue

Efforts to Save a Starving Young Orca Show Dire Situation for the Southern Resident Killer Whales

Net Hack Challenge Aims for New Revenue Stream for Alaska

Atlantic Canada Fish Farmers Association Receives $460,000 in Funding Summary Tuesday, August 14

Mon. Aug 13 2018

DFO Reverses Surf Clam Award After Refusing to Re-open Flawed Process in Victory for Clearwater

Dungeness Crab Prices Rise in China; US Shippers Shut Out by Tariffs  

China Continues Buying Russian Pollock, Taking 90%, With Some Going to Chinese Domestic Market  

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ANALYSIS: Imports of New Zealand Green Shell Mussels Cut in Half Summary Monday, August 13

Researchers See Young Cod Coming Back to Kodiak in Positive Sign

Argentina Shrimp Catches Up As Season Returns to Normal  

Fri. Aug 10 2018 Summary Friday, August 10

ASMI Drafting Letter to USTR on Impact of Tariffs on Alaska Seafood

Sysco's New Tagline: ‘At the Heart of Food and Service’

ASMI Celebrates Third Annual Alaska Wild Salmon Day

VIDEO: Golden King Crab Quota; MSC Study; Salmon Escapement; Dish on Fish Nomination

Stand For Salmon On the Ballot For Alaskan Voters  

Mary Smith Joins Inland Seafood as Director of Sustainability

Trident's Louis Kemp Crab Delights on Track for Two NASCAR Races This Fall

Importers Reportedly “Rushing” to Bring in Merchandise Ahead of Tariffs

Kodiak Coast Guard Medevacs Fisherman Hit by Crab Pot   

Aramark Highlights Sustainability Efforts in New Back-to-School Offerings

Norway Sets New Record for Salmon Exports; Chinese Frozen Salmon Prices Drop  

Thu. Aug 9 2018 Summary Friday, August 9

Cross-Border Effort to Help Gravely Ill Orca Continues

Back to School Reminder: Children Benefit From Eating Seafood

Captain D’s Opens Third Missouri Location This Year

NFI to Host Nutritional Facts Panel Webinar on August 23

Alaska Celebrating 3rd Annual Wild Salmon Day on Friday  

Urner Barry Announces Plans to Report on European Seafood Market

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Skeena Nations Oppose DFO’s Recreational Fishing Actions, Fear Salmon Crisis

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] - June 13, 2018

The Skeena Watershed First Nations are speaking out after the DFO and Province of British Columbia’s decision to allow recreational and sport fisheries to harvest salmon.

“We oppose the actions of the DFO allowing the recreational fishery to harvest Chinook salmon in this crisis, and BC issuing guide outfitter permits and individual licenses to allow the recreational steelhead catch and release fishery to remain open,” Bruce Watkinson, Co-Chair of the Skeena Nations Fish Secretariat, said in a statement ...

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