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St. John’s Hosting Major Aquaculture Conference

The largest aquaculture conference and trade show in recent Canadian history is taking place at the Delta Hotel in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador September 18-21. This year’s national conference themed “Aquaculture – Leading Sustainable Food Production” is a joint...

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New NL Fish Harvesters’ Union Being Proposed

Two public meetings are scheduled for next week to gage interest in a new union that would represent Newfoundland and Labrador fish harvesters, breaking away from the long-standing Fish, Food and Allied Workers (FFAW). The charge is being lead by...

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UPDATED: Search for Missing Fishermen Changed to a Recovery Mission

Coast Guard officials have said the search for two missing fishermen has being handed off to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and has changed from a search and rescue effort to a recovery. The RCMP said on Thursday that with the Coast Guard ceasing...

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N.L. Snow Crab Landings Fall to 1996 Levels

Japan Cuts Purchases and Prices Spike 30 Per Cent

Canadian snow crab prices are now 30 per cent higher than last year, as the Newfoundland season is done, with the exception of a couple of fishing areas outside of 200...

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On the Waterfront — September 2016

OCT Transfers Port Union Plant to Town

The shuttered Ocean Choice International (OCI) fish plant in Port Union, Newfoundland has been handed over to the Municipality of Trinity Bay North. The plant was closed in 2010 after being severely damaged by...

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Lobster Processing Revival in South Western Nova Scotia

When you think of lobster processing, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island readily come to mind. But it wasn’t that far back that south western Nova Scotia was a leader in this field. And with ...

New Life for Bay de Verde

Plant Reconstruction Underway and Fisheries Infrastructure Improvements Coming What a difference a few months can make. The mood in the northern Avalon Peninsula community of Bay de Verde has ...
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St. John’s Hosting Major Aquaculture Conference

The largest aquaculture conference and trade show in recent Canadian history is taking place at the Delta Hotel in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador September 18-21. This year’s national ...

New NL Fish Harvesters’ Union Being Proposed

Two public meetings are scheduled for next week to gage interest in a new union that would represent Newfoundland and Labrador fish harvesters, breaking away from the long-standing Fish, Food and ...
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