Success Stories from the North
Torngat Fish Producers Co-op and Labrador Shrimp Company Featured at University Symposium
Above: Panel members Ray Andrews, Gilbert Linstead, Nicole Helwig and Ron Johnson.
It may surprise some to learn that one of the most modern fisheries in Atlantic Canada is carried out in Labrador.
It may surprise even more to know that one of the two dominant companies is a cooperative (co-op) and the other, a much larger company, is owned by local fishermen and managed with strong social ...
Gilbert Linstead: Fish Man of Labrador
L’Anse au Loup. The name has a lovely, melodic ring to it doesn’t it?
Especially when pronounced properly with the ‘p’ silent, — i.e. L’Anse au Loo. It’s a French name that, in English, means Cove of Wolves.
Gilbert Linstead is proud to say he is from L’Anse au Loup, Labrador. The general manager and CEO of the Labrador Shrimp Company was born and raised in the southern Labrador community of 550 people and still lives there most of the year. He also has a residence just ...