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26 May 2016
Landings, Pricing and Expectations Following Oregon Shrimp Fishery Delays
US - After nearly 5 weeks of delays, The Pacific Oregon Shrimp Fishery finally resumed fishing, reports Rob Reierson in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
23 May 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Thousands of Salmon as Season gets Underway
US - Alaska’s salmon season officially got underway on May 16 with the arrival of thousands of sockeye and king salmon at the Copper River near Cordova, and high...
20 May 2016
Nutriad USA's New Company Video Showcases Core Values
US - Nutriad USA proudly presented its new company video at the Global Sales Conference in Rome. ...
19 May 2016
What’s Going to Happen This Year With Salmon?
US - It’s the two week countdown to the 2016 salmon season, but speculative pricing and harvest forecasts can be found everywhere already, reports Rob Reierson...
Pentair Releases New Sweetwater® Bead Filters
US - Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems has announced the release of it Sweetwater® Bead Filters which are specifically engineered to deliver both mechanical and biological...
16 May 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Fishermen Optimistic as Salmon Season Starts
US - Alaska’s salmon season has gotten underway with lots of optimism, a far cry from the bleak feelings of a year ago....
13 May 2016
Shrinking Groundfish Quotas Shift Flounder Supply Chain
US - Last week's Groundfish Quota announcements are set to shake up the East Coast market in spite of scientific research showing decent biomass estimates, reports...
12 May 2016
Cooke to Purchase Icicle Seafoods
US - The Cooke family has signed a definitive agreement for the purchase of Icicle Seafoods, Inc. Once closed, the deal will enhance the family’s investments in...
11 May 2016
Aquaponics: How to Do It Yourself
US - The National Aquaculture Association, North Central Regional Aquaculture Center and United States Aquaculture Society are offering a free webinar to help those...
09 May 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Salmon Fishermen Offered Rebates on Pingers for Whale Protection
US - Alaska salmon fishermen can get rebates on pingers aimed at keeping baleen whales away from their gear. The six inch, battery operated tubes are tied into fishing...
06 May 2016
TerraVia and Bunge Launch AlgaPrime™ DHA for Aquafeed Market
US - TerraVia, Inc. and Bunge Limited are launching native, whole algae DHA as a sustainable specialty feed ingredient, prioritising the aquaculture market, which...
Why Are Whitefish Buyers Not Choosing Haddock?
US - North American Haddock buyers continue to search for market demand during a puzzling price floor that has lasted nearly 6 months now, writes Rob Reierson in...
05 May 2016
Four-Star BAP Tilapia From China Hits US Market
US - Four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) tilapia from China will soon be available to US consumers, with the first shipment of four-star BAP tilapia from...
03 May 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Fishermen to Cover Costs of Going Fishing
US - In the face of Alaska’s multi-billion dollar budget shortfalls, state policy makers are putting the onus on fishermen to cover the costs of going fishing....
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
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”...
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