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European politics expected to impact seafood prices

Fisheries economists and processors are keeping watch on the development in the European Union since Britain voted to exit, with an eye to how...

Salmon sales near $29 million for first quarter

Sales of frozen headed and gutted pink and chum salmon, frozen sockeye fillets, and canned halves and talls of pink salmon from Prince William...

Trident, Glacier Fish awarded $4.3 M in pollock contracts

Federal Agriculture Department officials on June 29 announced the purchase of pollock products totaling $4.1 million, for 3,247,200 pounds of pollock from Glacier Fish...

NPFMC seeks to fill Advisory Panel seat

Federal fisheries officials are accepting nominations or an interim appointment to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Advisory Panel, to fill the seat soon...

Just another Thursday night for Cordova’s finest

It looked seriously official and seemed quite alarming, if only for a short while on the night of May 26, as the Cordova Volunteer...

Mandate to label GE salmon in appropriations bill

An appropriations bill now before the full Senate contains a labeling mandate for genetically engineered salmon, recommendations for nutritional advice on seafood, assistance for...

Forecast is for early run of Yukon Delta kings

A preliminary outlook for Yukon Chinook salmon timing released in May by the Alaska Ocean Observing System advises being prepared for an early run...

Canadian firm steps up environmental stewardship

Ocean Brands, a Vancouver, British Columbia seafood company, said in a statement released on May 20 that it will overhaul canned tuna and salmon...

Canada approved AquAdvantage Salmon for commercial sale

Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency have approved AquAdvantage Salmon, a genetically modified product, as safe and nutritious for humans and livestock...

Copper River harvest reaches 78,600 reds, 3,100 kings

In the first two periods of the 2016 Copper River fisheries, the commercial fleet harvested 78,600 sockeye salmon and 3,100 kings. A third opener began...

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