Wed. Apr 17 2019

Many California Crabbers Switching to Chinook Trolling as Salmon Seasons Are Set  

Opposition to Pebble Strong at Anchorage USACE Hearing

First Branded Pollock Products from Russian Fishery Co. Brought to Russian Retail Chains  

Americold Realty Trust Acquires Cloverleaf Cold Storage

FFAW Brings SPONL into its Lobster Formula Pricing, Vows to Differentiate Newfoundland Lobster  

Crab Responses to Acidic Oceans, Updates  

Jensen Tuna of Louisiana Recalling Frozen Ground Tuna Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination  

StarKist Fined by EPA For Failing to Comply With 2018 Settlement Summary Wednesday, April 17

Tue. Apr 16 2019

It’s April. Why are Live Lobster Prices Falling Like a Stone?  

Washington Attorney General Claims Win in Swordfish Gillnet Lawsuit After NMFS Drops Appeal  

Pacific Council Finalizes Generally Improved Salmon Seasons for 2019  

Maine DMR Open to Exploring Alternative Bait Sources for Lobster with Nordic Aquafarms  

Guolian Increases its Profits in First Quarter 2019, Targets Crayfish Market  

Alaska Lawmakers Focus on Controversial Dunleavy Appointment for Board of Fish

Russian Pollock Producers Ready for Expansion in Brazil  

New Turtle Limits Recommended to Re-Open Hawai'i Swordfish Fishery  

Fish Parts Spawn New Products

Quebec's Metro Grocery Stores Now Accepting Reusable Containers at Seafood Counter

New Zealand King Salmon Mourns Death of Director Thomas Song Summary Tuesday, April 16

Mon. Apr 15 2019

Seafood Firms Wild Planet and Luke’s Lobster Win Whole Foods ‘Global Supplier of the Year’ Awards

Stirling University Scientists Question Environmental Benefit for Plant-Based Shrimp Feeds  

Egypt Tilapia Production Skyrockets to Become the Sixth Largest Global Supplier Summary Monday, April 15

Fri. Apr 12 2019

Newfoundland Announces Plan to Provide More Offshore Industrial Shrimp for Local Processing  

The Winding Glass: Chris Lischewski Fights Back Against Tuna Price-Fixing Charges  

USCG Commandant Tells Senate “Readiness is Eroding”

First of Many Bills to Help Save Orcas Now on Governor Inslee's Desk

VIDEO: Snow Crab Quotas & U.S. Imports; Hawaiian Airlines Route from Boston; Sitka Sac Roe Herring  

Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance Issue Position Statement on GE Salmon  

4 Reasons to Attend Urner Barry's Seafood Import Workshop in Las Vegas

Mary O'Rourke Promoted to VP of Broadline Foodservice/ Wholesale at Chicken of the Sea Frozen Foods

Fish Skins Could Mean Millions More Dollars for Alaska

Wild Planet Foods Honored by Whole Foods for Their Sustainable Seafood Sourcing Efforts Summary Friday, April 12

Thu. Apr 11 2019

China's Seafood Imports to Increase This Year  

GAPP Board Approves $1 Million to Fund 12 Wild Pollock Promotions for 2019-2020

Alaska April 2019 Fishing Updates  

StarKist Joins NFI'S Salmon Council  

NFI Red Crab Council FIP in China Gaining Momentum, Making Progress Summary Thursday, April 11

Nova Scotia Businesses Awarded Grants For Innovative Solution to Minimize Ghost Gear, Upcycle Gear

Government of Canada and Nova Scotia Announce Funding Through Atlantic Fisheries Fund

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Landmark IPHC Meeting Sets Allocation Process for Canada and Lower 48 For Next Four Years

One year after a historic low point between treaty partners Canada and the U.S., the commissioners of the International Pacific Halibut Commission last week forged an agreement that will hold for at least the next four years.

“I am pleased that the United States and Canada reached a new agreement on a coast wide Pacific halibut quota on Feb. 1,” said U.S. Commissioner Chris Oliver, who represents the U.S. government on the IPHC.

The new agreement involved a slight increase in quota...

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