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Pearcey’s Twine Store

Pearcey's Twine Store and Stage has been a fixture on the Battery side of St. John's harbour for ...

New Bait Options on the Menu?

Blackbelly Rosefish, Asian Carp Given Nod as Alternative Lobster Bait Sources in Maine, Approval ...

Providing No More - Part II

On February 6, 2018, the fishing vessel Fisherman’s Provider II left port in Canso, Nova Scotia ...

Another Deadliest Catch Captain to Headline Splashes of Safety Gala

Above photo: Captain Keith Colburn shared stories of the Bering Sea with Splashes of Safety guests ...

Harvesting Plan Announced for 2019 Northern Cod Fishery

Harvesters in eastern Newfoundland are either already on the water or are gearing up for the 2019 ...

Legislation Expected this Fall to Lift N.S. Licence Freeze

The moratorium on the issuance of new licences for fish buying and processing in Nova Scotia could ...

Complexity Versus Simplicity

For as long as I can remember — which now goes back nearly four decades — market research has ...

FCC Future Leaders Canada Moving Forward

By Paul Lansbergen President, Fisheries Council of Canada This year, the Fisheries Council ...

NATI Event Highlights Leading Edge Fishing Industry Innovations

By Craig Rowe Chair, NL Association of Technology and Innovation (NATI) There’s no ...

The Fisheries Problem from Hell: Right Whales and Gear Entanglement

The North Atlantic right whale population is hovering at the brink of failure, with around 400 ...

Net Pen Farmed Salmon Aquaculture Still the Best Option for Industry

I recently read The Telegram editorial entitled: Farmed Salmon 2.0, published on July 20, 2019. ...

On the Waterfront — September 2019

CCGS Baie de Plaisance Commissioned in the Magdalen Islands The Minister of National Revenue, ...

The Twine Loft — September 2019

Passed On: Owen Nickerson – Halifax, N.S. fisherman Nickerson, 98, formerly of South Side, ...

International Fleet has Doubled Since 1950

3.7-Million Fishing Vessels Now Plying the World’s Oceans If you walk into any rural community ...

A Different Type of Harvest

Harvesters in S.W. Nova have been busy gathering rockweed and Irish moss this season. Photos by ...

Government Committee Releases Report on Climate Change Impacts to Lobster and Snow Crab

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans recently released a report related ...
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