Tue. Jan 28 2020

NOAA, Fisheries and Oceans Canada Discuss Short-Term Goals to Protect North Atlantic Right Whales

BBNC Taps Amy Humphreys and Everette Anderson to Lead Bristol Bay Seafood

Plant-Based Alternatives: Consumers Care More About 'Health' Than Environmental Issues

LISTEN: Food Trends, Fish-less Fish and More From NFI's Global Seafood Market Conference

Shiok Meats Looking to Raise $5 Million To Fund Pilot Plant for Lab-Grown Shrimp  

Red Lobster Launches New Menu Items For Lobsterfest, Including Lobster and Chips Dish  

Paul Lansbergen: We Need To Be Proud And Loud For Our Fisheries

Fran Ulmer, Molly McCammon Among Recipients of the Alaska Ocean Leadership Awards

New Research Shows Environmental Changes Led to Uptick in Whale Entanglements off West Coast

AquaBounty Announces Proposed Public Offering of $10 Million to Complete Construction at Facilities  

Halibut Catches Revealed Next Week in Anchorage  

EU Launches Project BIOGEARS to Develop Biobased Ropes for Offshore Aquaculture

Applebee’s Launches New Shrimp Irresist-A-Bowls  

Thai Union Partners with Local Chili Paste Brand to Introduce New Tuna Flakes Flavors  

SeafoodNews.com Summary Tuesday, January 28

Mon. Jan 27 2020

Anxiety in Live Lobster Market as Novel Coronavirus Halts Chinese New Year Sales  

Marine Board of Investigation Convened to Find Answers on the Sinking of the Scandies Rose

Russian Crab Market Facing Change in Wake of Absentee Arrest of Oleg Kahn  

Handy Seafood Exec Don Riffle Passes Away

Champion Petfoods Opens Over 420,000 Square Foot Facility in Alberta

Florida Man Sentenced for Killing Endangered Smalltooth Sawfish

Study: Coastal Ocean Acidification Already Affecting Dungeness Crab Larvae  

Golden Pearl Trading Corp. Recalls 12,000 Pounds of Siluriformes Products  

Captain D’s Launches $4.99 Full Meal Deals

SeafoodNews.com Summary Monday, January 27

Fri. Jan 24 2020

Chinese New Year Seafood Sales Threatened As Novel Coronavirus Outbreak Cancels Celebrations

Maine Representatives Urge USTR to Hold China Accountable on U.S. Lobster Commitment  

Two Fishermen Found Dead After Vessel Sinks off Maine

Alaska Governor Dunleavy Creates Panel to Reshape Alaska’s Ferry System

Shanghai Disney Resort Closes During Chinese New Year As Coronavirus Spreads

NWAA Calls Cooke's Plans for Steelhead Farming a "Vital Step" to a Blue Economy

New Collaboration Helps Small Scale Farmers in SE Asia Be More Sustainable

Greenpeace Urging FCF to Focus on Transparency After Bumble Bee Acquisition

Pure Salmon to Invest EUR 175 Mln. in RAS Integrated Production Site in France  

Ecuador’s National Chamber of Aquaculture: Shrimp Sector in Crisis due to Organized Crime  

Tyson Foods Launches Coalition for Global Protein, Announcing at Davos World Economic Forum

Thomas Palm Steps Down as Cermaq’s CFO

SalMar’s Ocean Farm 1 Receives First Offshore Fish Farming Class Certificate from DNV GL

SeafoodNews.com Summary Friday, January 24

Thu. Jan 23 2020

Washington Approves Cooke Steelhead Farm Application in Puget Sound  

Chinese New Year Celebrations Canceled as Quarantine Measures Over Novel Coronavirus Put in Place

VIDEO: FCF’s Bumble Bee Bid; Tuna Price-Fixing Settlement; First Coronavirus Case in U.S. and More  

Before Leaving, Iceland’s Samherji is Being Asked to Pay Fishermen For Lost Wages, Deaths

Science Center for Marine Fisheries Takes On Climate Change, Bycatch, and Menhaden in 2020

Fish Art Contests Fishing for Entries by US Forest Service/AK

SeafoodNews.com Summary Thursday, January 23

Wed. Jan 22 2020

CDC Ups Travel Notice to ‘Level 2’ After First Case of Novel Coronavirus Confirmed in U.S.

Judge Denies Chicken of the Sea, Food Preparers’ $6.5 Million Settlement

A Look Into Aquaculture in the United States Through USDA’s 2018 Fish Farming Census

Russia Plans to Increase Pollock Catch in 2020  

Gray Whale Southern Migration and Unusual Mortality Event Monitored from Alaska to Mexico

China Continues to Take Severe Action Against Seafood Smuggling

Safety Drill Training Ramps up in Alaska

SeafoodNews.com Summary Wednesday, January 22

Cell-Based Meat Company Aiming to Bring Products to Market Following Strong Funding Round

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Fishing Industry Loses an Ally: North Caroline Rep Walter Jones Passes Away at Age 76

North Carolina Representative Walter Jones passed away Sunday evening at the age of 76. Congressman Jones had been in hospice care for the past few weeks after suffering from a broken hip in January. Jones had represented the people of Eastern North Carolina in Congress and the state legislature for over 34 years and was an ally to the fishing community.

During his time in office, Jones made defending fishermen one of his top priorities. He maintained that fishing was...

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