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22 April 2016
Seafood Market Trends Recap
US - Every week Tradex Foods discusses seafood market trends and projects where they think pricing and supply is headed. This week Tradex discusses their recommendations...
20 April 2016
EU Delegation Visits China, Japan to Promote Agri-Food Trade
EU - Phil Hogan, the EU's Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, is visiting China and Japan in the coming days accompanied by a business delegation...
19 April 2016
FDA Issues Import Alert on Shrimp,Prawns from Peninsular Malaysia
US - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an import alert allowing its District Offices to detain, without physical examination, imports of shrimp...
18 April 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Increasing Acidity Raising Red Flags for Bering Sea Crab Stocks
US - Increasingly corrosive oceans are raising more red flags for Bering Sea crab stocks. Results from a first ever, two year project on baby Tanner crabs show that...
15 April 2016
Bumble Bee and Pacifical Make Sustainable Seafood Commitment
US - Bumble Bee Seafoods, North America’s premium seafood company, has signed an agreement with Pacifical to purchase and promote MSC (Marine Stewardship Council)...
14 April 2016
Where is the Halibut Market Heading in 2016?
US - Since April 7 fishermen have harvested 1 million pounds of halibut, reports Rob Reierson in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
12 April 2016
Virginia Continues to Lead in Clam and Oyster Aquaculture
US - Virginia shellfish farmers sold $48.3 million in clams and oysters in 2015, with hard clam sales of $32.3 million once again leading the nation and $16 million...
11 April 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Senator Dan Sullivan Standing Up for Fisheries Issues
US - Alaska Senator Dan Sullivan has scored seats on nearly every Congressional committee that deal with issues on, over and under the oceans. That fulfills a commitment...
05 April 2016
Reducing Bycatch in Shrimp Trawlers: Could Efforts in North Carolina Provide a Solution?
US - Last summer, modified trawl nets that were able to significantly reduce the amount of bycatch in shrimp nets drew much attention. Bonnie Waycott reports for...
04 April 2016
Fresh Rockfish Market Picking Up
US - The fresh Pacific Rockfish market typically gets going this time of the year as the weather clears, so anticipate fewer fish hitting the freezers for a few...
31 March 2016
New Report Hopes to Inspire Confidence in Fish Sales
US - The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has released details about its most recent DNA test results that show 99.6 per cent of MSC labeled products are correctly...
29 March 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: 2016 Salmon Harvest Expected to be Down
US - Alaska’s 2016 salmon harvest will be down by 40 percent from last year’s catch, if the fish show up as predicted....
21 March 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Discounts a Double-Edged Sword
US - If a fisherman gets 50-cents a pound for his reds, how can the fish fetch $10, $15 or more at retail counters?...
17 March 2016
National Fish & Seafood Helping Black Tiger Shrimp Farmers Achieve Sustainable Practice
VIETNAM - The National Fish and Seafood (NF&S) company is helping 824 black tiger shrimp farms in Vietnam's Ca Mau province achieve sustainable certification through...
15 March 2016
Improving US Aquaculture Health through Programme Standards
US - Having healthy fish is at the core of a successful aquaculture operation. With this in mind, the National Aquaculture Association (NAA) alongside USDA’s Animal...
14 March 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Fishing Permit Values Plummet
US - Fire sale salmon prices last year and a dim outlook for the upcoming season have caused the value of Alaska fishing permits to plummet....
Maine Farmed Salmon Earns “Good Alternative” Rating
US - The Maine Aquaculture Association is proud that the Monterey Bay Aquarium just announced that Maine Farmed Atlantic Salmon has been given a “Good Alternative”...
10 March 2016
Taylor Shellfish First in US to Achieve ASC Certification
US - Taylor Shellfish Farms has become the first US grower to achieve responsible aquaculture certification for a farming operation in Washington State....
Marine Protected Areas Intensify Cooperation and Competition
US - Marine protected areas generate both extreme cooperation and extreme competition among fishers. When these behaviors remain in balance, they can lead to better...
08 March 2016
AQUACULTURE 2016: Health Regulations Costing US Fish Farmers
US - Aquaculture is a business and farmers must make sure they are not only environmentally sustainable but also economically sustainable, said Dr Carole Engle from...
07 March 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Fish Stomachs Help Solve Halibut Size Mystery
US - Fish stomachs could help solve the mystery of why Alaska halibut are so small for their age. Halibut weights are about one-third of what they were 30 years...
01 March 2016
Weekly Overview: Aquaculture 2016 Round-Up
ANALYSIS - Over the past week, TheFishSite has been in Las Vegas, USA, for the Aquaculture 2016 conference. ...
Dungeness Crab Closures Tighten Market Pricing
US - California’s Dungeness Crab fishery has closed for the foreseeable future. After the second highest opener for Dungeness Crab in Oregon, prices are strong...
29 February 2016
University Study Shows Fritz-Zyme TurboStart Improves Shrimp Production, Prevents Losses
US - A recent study completed by Texas A&M’s AgriLife Research Mariculture Lab demonstrated the benefits of using Fritz-Zyme TurboStart 900, a product developed...
Herring Fishery's Strength is in the Sum of its Parts
US - A wise investor plays the financial market by maintaining a variety of stocks. In the long run, the whole portfolio will be more stable because of the diversity...
26 February 2016
AQUACULTURE 2016: Advances in White Worm Feeding
US - White worms are commonly used in the diets of many farm raised fish. As the aquaculture feed industry strives to become more sustainable, research is looking...
25 February 2016
AQUACULTURE 2016: US Still Waiting for Organic Aquaculture Standard
US - Despite 17 years of work to bring an US organic aquaculture standard into play, the industry is still waiting. Speaking at Aquaculture 2016 in Las Vegas, US,...
24 February 2016
AQUACULTURE 2016: Aquaculture to Meet Future Demand for Seafood
US - Future growth to meet the needs of a rapidly growing population must come from aquaculture, explained Dr James Anderson, University of Florida, whilst giving...
23 February 2016
Nick King Appointed New Operations Director at Fish Vet Group Inc
US - The Fish Vet Group (FVG), the world’s largest provider of aquaculture health services, today announces the appointment of Nick King as Operations Director...
22 February 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Continuing Headwinds for Alaska Salmon
US - Early signs point to continuing headwinds in world markets for Alaska salmon....
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