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Scottish fishermen disappointed by EU-Norway fishing deal

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, December 09, 2016
Scottish fishermen have expressed their extreme disappointment at the blue whiting catch arrangements for 2017 agreed between the European Union and Norway as part of the talks for shared stocks, which concluded in Bergen.


Genetic markers aid to reveal chum salmon origen
United States | 21:30 | A team of researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks has uncovered genetic markers that can help trace chum salmon to the rivers in which they hatched. Full Story
Cermaq hires new chief operating officer
Norway | 01:10 | Cermaq Norway has hired a new chief operating officer, Knut Ellekjær, who will offer his extensive experience from the food industry of processed branded products from Orkla. Full Story
'Reimbursement removal from Patagonian ports to avoid WTO sanctions'
Argentina | 00:20 | Minister of Agro-industry said that the decision taken by the national Government to eliminate reimbursements from exports via Patagonian ports is intended to avoid possible sanctions by the World Trade Organization due to the implementation of subsidies to production in that region. Full Story
Epicore BioNetworks Inc. Reports First Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2017
Epicore BioNetworks Inc. (TSXV EBN) reported first quarter revenue of USD2.5 million and net income of USD0.2 million or USD0.009 per share for the period ended September 30, 2016.
New Global Energy Receives USDA National Organic Program Certification
NGE, focused on sustainable aquaculture, including tilapia farming, shrimp farming, moringa farming and feed formulation, has received the certification through its subsidiary Aqua Farming Tech.
SUBWAY becomes a Member of the International Pole & Line Foundation
With more than 44,000 outlets in 112 countries, international restaurant franchise SUBWAY has become the 40th Member of the International Pole & Line Foundation.
Dog Owners Can Choose MSC With Two New Petcurean GATHER Formulas
Dog lovers with exacting standards now have a new choice in sustainability with two new GATHER dog food formulas featuring MSC certified seafood.
Pingtan adds two new jiggers to its fleet
China Global fishing company Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. has completed construction on its two squid jigging vessels, which are ready to depart for their fishing designation.
Cadiz Port Authority grants sole farming centre permit
Spain The Port Authority of the Bay of Cadiz has granted the firm Epic Aqua Solea Acuicultura SL an administrative permission for the construction of the first phase of an intensive sole farming centre in El Puerto de Santa Maria.
China’s disappearing fish suggest bigger food-safety concerns
China The fresh fish in many of Beijing’s biggest supermarkets simply disappeared late last month to avoid a health inspection.
Indigenous seafood consumption 15 times higher per capita than national averages
United States Coastal Indigenous people eat, on average, 15 times more seafood per person than non-Indigenous people in the same country, finds a Nippon Foundation-Nereus Program.