Asda drops Scottish salmon supplier

By

SeafoodSource staff

Published on
April 22, 2014

Scotland’s oldest independent salmon farm has been dropped as a supplier to one of Britain’s largest supermarkets amid concern over its environmental impact.

Wester Ross Fisheries (WRF) has previously been lauded by Asda for its environmental credentials and the quality of its farmed salmon. However, a spokesman for the supermarket confimed last week that WRF is no longer a supplier.

The disclosure coincides with mounting pressure on Highland council to force WRF to reapply for permission to farm fish at its Ardessie sites in Ross and Cromarty.

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