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16 April 2015
Red Lobster’s Nelson Griffin Joins GAA Board
US - Nelson Griffin of Red Lobster Seafood Company has joined the board of directors of the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA), the world’s leading standards-setting...
14 April 2015
Sockeye Salmon on a Downward Spiral
US - If you are a sockeye buyer then the current market is ideal for any upcoming purchase decisions, reports Rob Reierson in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
13 April 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Wild Salmon May Soon Become Available to More Alaskans
US - Caribou instead of corn dogs…salmon instead of Trout Treasures… seal meat in place of spaghetti – all could soon be available to more Alaskans if traction...
09 April 2015
All-Time High Sales for Virginia's Shellfish Aquaculture
US - Virginia's shellfish farmers sold $55.9 million in oysters and clams in 2014, an increase of 14 per cent total revenue for clam growers and 33 per cent for...
Record Breaking Year 2015 Seafood Expo North America
US - The 35th edition of Seafood Expo North America has had a record breaking year with over 20,680 seafood professionals participating in the three-day event, held...
07 April 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Another Bumper salmon Run Expected
US - Alaska is expecting another bumper run of salmon this year – state managers announced last Friday a projected total catch of 221 million salmon, 39 percent...
01 April 2015
Californian Seafood Company Ordered to Stop Work
US - LA Star Seafood Company Inc. has been told by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to halt operations over concerns about food safety....
31 March 2015
Great Year Anticipated for Pink Shrimp Fishery
US - Indicators are pointing towards another strong year for the pink shrimp fishery, reports Rob Reierson, in the 3-Minute Market Insight....
30 March 2015
Fish Fertiliser Viable for Organic Vegetable Production
US - A study at Auburn University, Alabama, showed that hydrolysed fish fertiliser can be economically viable for organic vegetable production, despite providing...
Alaska Fish Factor: Volunteers Needed to Help Shape New Safety Rules for Old Boats
US - Volunteers are needed to help craft new safety rules that are being written for older boats – which includes the bulk of Alaska’s fishing vessels....
24 March 2015
Weak Yellowfin Sole Markets Globally
US - In this week's Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight, Rob Reierson discusses the weak yellowfin sole market and Pacific and Atlantic cod pricing....
23 March 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Seventh Time Lucky for Personal Fisheries Priority?
US - Seven times is the charm for building some momentum on a measure that aims to give personal use (PU) fisheries a priority over commercial and sport users. As...
20 March 2015
BAP Certification to Undergo GSSI Pilot Testing
UNITED STATES - The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) is among the third-party seafood certification schemes that are about to undergo...
Survey Finds US Consumers Still Unfamiliar With Aquaculture
US - A new consumer survey coordinated by The Fishin’ Company in conjunction with the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) has found that many consumers in the US...
US Releases Action Plan Against Illegal Fishing
US - The US Presidential Task Force on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud has released its action plan....
18 March 2015
Driving Change in Aquaculture Discussed at Seafood Expo North America
US - The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) brought together a distinguished panel for this year’s Seafood Expo North America to join in the discussion on what...
17 March 2015
Halibut Bycatch Announcement Causes a Stir
US - The recent halibut bycatch announcement has caused a stir in the fishing industry this week, reports Kyla Ganton, in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
16 March 2015
Minister Leads Provincial Delegation at Seafood Expo North America
CANADA - Vaughn Granter, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, is leading a provincial trade delegation at Seafood Expo North America in Boston, US....
Alaska Fish Factor: Getting Your Fishing License Just Got Easier
US - Print your licenses at home and go fishing! The Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game’s revamped Online Store is the go to place for all fishing (and hunting) licenses...
13 March 2015
Aquasense International and Gamma Seafood Bring First Saltwater Farmed Tilapia to the US
US - Aquasense International Corporation, the US holding company of the affiliate aquaculture company, Aquasense Panamá, S. de R.L, has signed a letter of intent...
12 March 2015
2015 Set to be a Great Run for Coho Salmon in Puget Sounds
US - 2015 is set to be a great run for Coho salmon returning to the Puget Sound, as reported by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife last week, says Kyla...
09 March 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Cut in State Funds Looms Over Fisheries Department
US - A nearly $12 million cut in state funds is on tap for the Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game if state policy makers have their way. That was one early outcome of...
03 March 2015
Who Will Win the US Cod Market Chess Game?
US - The cod fishing season began slow this year but the US cod market remains steady, reports Rob Reierson, in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
02 March 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Halibut Catch Share Buyers are Ready but Sellers Scarce
US - Right after the yearly halibut catch limits are announced each January, brokers usually are busy with buying and selling and transferring shares of the catch....
01 March 2015
Expanding Nutriad Aims to Bolster Market Presence
GLOBAL - Erik Visser, CEO of Nutriad group, talks to Feedinfo about the company's past, present and future as it held the ground-breaking ceremony for a new complex...
24 February 2015
Sockeye Market Set to Get Even Crazier
US - If Sockeye inventories remain, high retailers will have to run promotions to clear out product, causing more price pressure, reports Kyla Ganton for Tradex...
23 February 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Busy Year for Alaska Brokers
US - Last year was one of the busiest years ever for Alaska brokers who help fishermen buy, sell and trade fishing permits and quota shares. ...
19 February 2015
Uncertain Future for Atlantic Cod Market
US - Fishing for Atlantic Cod has begun in Europe and pricing on raw materials is still very strong, due to the prevailing variable catch. This is putting a lot...
13 February 2015
NFU Praises Introduction of Freedom to Export to Cuba Act
US - The National Farmers Union (NFU) has praised the introduction of Freedom to Export to Cuba Act of 2015....
10 February 2015
Wild Caught Argentine Red Shrimp a Buzz Word this Week
US - In this week's Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight, Kyla Ganton takes a look at the wild caught Argentine shrimp industry....
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