NOAA finalizes TED rule for shrimp skimmer trawls
Three years after it was proposed, NOAA has adopted a rule to expand sea turtle excluder requirements in the U.S. shrimp fishery – but has decided to spare about 80 percent of shallow water fishermen who could have been affected.
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Aramark’s new sustainability plan to benefit seafood vendors
New Qingdao aquatic free trade zone aims to minimize dent of trade war
New Bedford scallop boat launches in Alabama with a “positive energy bow”
Lars Vinjerud II can’t stop growing his fisheries and seafood business.
“I’m lucky,” he said. “I’ve got a lot of good people working for me.”
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Omega Protein says it will cooperate on Chesapeake menhaden cap
Omega Protein said it will cooperate with interstate menhaden managers, after the Department of Commerce set a 17 June, 2020 deadline for Virginia to come into compliance with the Chesapeake Bay cap on its reduction fishery or face a moratorium.
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