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New Lobster Committee Supports Industry Fee

On Friday April 24th, the Nova Scotia Fish Packers Association’s lobster members met to address the topic of mandatory financial contributions for the betterment of the lobster industry. In response to the proposed amendment to the Coastal Resources Act, the Lobster committee motioned that it would be in favor of a flat fee to fund lobster promotion and other sustainability initiatives. The amendment, now in its third reading, does not outline specific plans for funding or industry developm...