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Wednesday, September 03, 2014
HB Grandi Signs Contract for Three Wetfish Trawlers
ICELAND - HB Grandi has signed an agreement for the construction of three new wetfish trawlers. ...
Slight Norwegian Seafood Export Growth Despite Russian Import Ban
NORWAY - The value of exports of Norwegian seafood in August totalled NOK 4.8 billion, up NOK 157 million, or three per cent, compared to last August....
Good News for Chesapeake Bay as Underwater Grass Comes Back
US - The Susquehanna Flats, a large bed of underwater grasses near the mouth of the Susquehanna River, virtually disappeared from the upper Chesapeake Bay after...
New Minimum Size for Lobsters to be Phased In
WALES, UK - A new minimum size for lobsters is to be phased in to improve the quality and sustainability of Welsh stocks, Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries,...
Russian Ban: EU Financial Support Possible for Storage of Fish
EU - Following Russia’s announcement on 7 August to ban imports of certain fisheries products from the European Union, the European Commission is working closely...
New Toolkit Shows Role and Value of Inshore Fisheries
UK - An innovative publication for policy makers and stakeholders in the fishing community is being launched at an event hosted by the University of Greenwich today...
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Weekly Overview: Calls for EU to Start Helping Fishing Industry Affected by Russian Import Ban
ANALYSIS - The EU has been accused of doing little to help fishery and aquaculture producers, who have been affected Russia's import ban, which will cause losses...
Banned Pelagic Trawling Still Taking Place in Kerala
INDIA - Banned pelagic fishing nets have been making a silent comeback to coastal fishing in Kerala, a move which many feel would pose a serious threat to the marine...
Plenty to Interest Static Gear Fishermen at Skipper Expo Int. Bournemouth 2014
UK - Small boat fishermen working creels and other static gear will find plenty to interest them at the Skipper Expo Int. Bournemouth 2014 fisheries show which will...
New Research Shows Kids Don't Know Their Fish from Their Fish Fingers
UK - New research from Seafish has revealed that the UK’s kids have a worrying lack of awareness when it comes to naming different species of edible fish....
Russian Fish Processing Companies Struggling Under Import Ban
RUSSIA - Fish processing companies in Russia have found themselves at a crossroad as they need to replace raw fish that is no longer coming in from Norway, Finland...
Spain Welcomes New EU-Cape Verde Fisheries Agreement
SPAIN - The General Secretariat of Fisheries has celebrated the signing of the new fisheries agreement between the European Union and Cape Verde....
Changing Diets Vital to Reducing Climate Change
ANALYSIS - If current trends continue food production alone will reach, if not exceed, the global targets for total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in 2050....
Conference Examines How to Utilise the Entire Fish
ICELAND - Icelandic research group Matís, together with the ministry of Industries and Innovation, University of Iceland and Mercator Media, is organising a very...
Viet Nam Boosting Seafood Exports to Russia
VIET NAM - According to General Customs, in the first seven months of 2014, Viet Nam seafood exports to Russia reached $36.2 million, up 5.4 per cent year on year....
UN Conference Tackles Sustainable Development Challenges in Small Island Developing States
SAMOA - A renewed political commitment to tackle the many unique, sustainable development challenges facing the world's small island states, is expected to be the...
Monday, September 01, 2014
EU Doing Little to Help Fish Producers Affected by Russian Import Ban
EU - The EU fishery sector is calling for a task force to be created as inaction by the EU on Russia's ban of EU seafood products is causing further economic disruption...
Gambia Wants Surveillance Reinforced to Tackle Illegal Fishing
GAMBIA - The Fisheries minister has stressed the need for monitoring, control, and surveillance through improved collaboration and cooperation to be reinforced to...
Zebrafish Help to Unravel Alzheimer’s Disease
BELGIUM - New fundamental knowledge about the regulation of stem cells in the nerve tissue of zebrafish embryos results in surprising insights into neurodegenerative...
Government Announces Start of Seasonal Hake Fishing Ban
ECUADOR - The Secretariat of the Deputy Minister of Fisheries Aquaculture and Fisheries has announced that the second closed fishing season for hake (Merluccius...
Top Australian TV Chef Calls for Live Seafood Imports from New Zealand
NEW ZEALAND - High profile Australian television chef Luke Stepsys said he wants Australia opened up to New Zealand live seafood exports....
New Toolkit Helps Fish and Chip Shops with Responsible Sourcing
UK - Seafish is currently distributing a new toolkit to fish and chip shops to help increase the understanding of fish provenance and responsible sourcing among...
EU-Faroe Islands Herring Dispute Now Over
EU and FAROE ISLANDS - A week after the EU lifted its trade measures against the Faroe Islands on herring and mackerel, EU Fisheries Commissioner Maria Damanaki...
Alaska Fish Factor: Alaska Calls for Ban on Russian Seafood
US - If Russia won’t buy seafood from the US, we won’t buy seafood from them. That’s the gauntlet being thrown down by Alaska’s Congressional Delegation...
Friday, August 29, 2014
Scottish Salmon Farmers Fighting Sea Lice
SCOTLAND, UK - As part of its commitment to transparency and improving fish health in the aquaculture industry, the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO)...
Implementation of EU Fishery Policies in the Baltic Sea Discussed
DENMARK - Best practices and management strategies for implementation of new EU fishery policies in the Baltic Sea region were discussed by members of the Baltic...
DESPAR Tuna and Mackerel Adhere to Friend of the Sea Sustainable Certification
ITALY - The project Friend of the Sea is spreading in Italy thanks to the recent accession of DESPAR, one of the leading supermarket chains in Italy, part of the...
EU and Faroe Islands Discuss Sustainable Fisheries
EU - European Fisheries Commissioner Maria Damanaki welcomed the Minister of Fisheries of the Faroe Islands, Mr Jacob Vestergaard, in Athens for a two-day visit...
Walking Fish Reveal Evolutionary Secrets
CANADA - About 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring land and evolved into tetrapods – today's amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. But just...
Solway Cockle Management Study Concludes Early
SCOTLAND, UK - The Solway Cockle Fishery Management Study has concluded....
 
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