Thu. Jan 26 2023

VIDEO: Oregon Crab Season; Santa Monica Seafood; NOAA Denies Request

New England Fishery Management Council Presents 2022 Award for Excellence to Maggie Raymond

Russia Refused to Negotiate with Japan on Catching Fish on the Kuriles Islands

38 North Korean and Chinese Fishing Boats Entered Yamatotai in Japan's EEZ In 2022

NRF: Valentine’s Day Spending to Soar Past 2022 to $26 Billion

Kikka Sushi Launches New Vegan Line of Products

Plant Based Seafood Company The Ish Company Raises More Than $5 Million in Seed Funding

Registration Open For Second Annual Global Shrimp Forum Summary Thursday, January 26

Wed. Jan 25 2023

Russian Frozen King Crab Half Price, Tsukiji Kanisho Securing 1,000 Tons  

The Retail Rundown: How Do Plant-Based Meat Sales Fare at Retail?

NRA: “Potential Warning Sign” For Restaurants As Sales Trended Lower Towards End Of 2022

Report: “No statistically Relevant Association” Regarding Sea Lice and Production of Farmed Salmon  

Nothing Can Stop The Return of Lobsterfest At Red Lobster  

NEFMC Executive Director to Retire After 25-Year Stint with Council

StarKist Named One of BrandSpark’s Most Trusted Consumer Products

Irish Minister: National Inshore Fishermen’s Association Named EU Producer Organization

Steakholder Foods Achieves 50x Yield in Cell Production Using a Filtration System Summary Wednesday, January 25

Tue. Jan 24 2023

Another Biotoxin Wrinkle Adds to Oregon Crab Season Woes  

Santa Monica Seafood Expanding to East Coast With New Facility Near Baltimore, Maryland Summary Tuesday, January 24

Mon. Jan 23 2023

Podcast: Global Seafood Market Conference Recap!

NOAA Denies Emergency Action Request from Bering Sea Crabbers Association to Close Fishing Areas

Russia Plans to Catch Up to 800,000 Tonnes of Pollock in Sea of Okhotsk This Year  

Iceland Seafood Sees Another Deal for UK Operations Fall Through

Global Seafood Alliance Adds Walmart Frozen Seafood Director to Board

Slapfish Partners with The Culinary Edge to Debut New Restaurant Concept Summary Monday, January 23

Fri. Jan 20 2023 Summary Friday, January 20

Chicken of the Sea Reveals “Wild-Caught Happiness” Rebrand, First Complete Rebrand in Over 20 Years

Thu. Jan 19 2023 Summary Thursday, January 19

New Research Shows Shifting Identities of Global Fishing Fleet to Help Bolster Fisheries Management

Storms Easing, More West Coast Areas Opening for Dungeness Crab  

Wally Stevens and Cyr Couturier Join Board of Kurt Grinnell Aquaculture Scholarship Foundation

BC Salmon Farmers Association Release Report on a Successful Transition Plan For Salmon Farming  

Global Seafood Alliance Rebrands GOAL Conference, Announces Dates, Venue for New Event

WDFW Investigation Reveals IUU and Misbranding Violations at Washington Restaurant

VIDEO: Salmon Investigation; U.S.-EU Tariffs; Crab Holdout

Ag Exports in Focus Following Tariff Rate Quote Agreement Between U.S. and EU

The Retail Rundown: Seafood Feature Volume Increases

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DFO: Timeline Extended for Harvesters to Implement Lower Breaking Strength Gear Modifications

Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) announced that the timeline for non-tended fixed gear, trap and pot commercial fisheries in Atlantic Canada and Quebec to implement lower breaking strength gear modifications has been extended to 2024.

The DFO said it is “reviewing available information to ensure that lower breaking strength fishing gear is safe, effective at protecting whales, and readily available. This is important for supporting harvesters as they transition successfully to equipment that better protects endangered whales.”

“The Department will continue its support for various whalesafe gear...

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