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  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Spanish Seafood expo set for success -
    BARCELONA is placing itself as the new up-and-coming centre for European seafood with a major expo next month.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: SFF publishes Scottish referendum analysis -
    THE Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) has published a ‘balance-of-risk analysis’ of the replies it received from the Scottish and UK fisheries ministers on questions it raised on the implications for fishing should there be independence, or if the status quo is retained.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: FISHUPDATE BRAND NEW WEBSITE -
    FISHupdate is pleased to announced that we are updating our website to something bigger, and better, with loads more content on top of the usual industry news. However, you may experience some disruption during the next few days whilst the changeover is completed, so please bear with us and we apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Cardiff fishmonger crowned best in Britain -
    CARDIFF fishmonger E Ashton Ltd almost swept the board at the 2014 British Fish Craft Championships at the weekend.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Independence: the five gains for Scottish fishing -
    FIVE key gains for the fishing industry have been set out in a new report published by Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochhead.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Scottish seas a ‘blue carbon’ repository -
    AROUND 18 million tonnes of organic carbon in plant and animal materials are stored in the top 10 centimetres of sediments in Scotland’s seas, a new report from Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has highlighted.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: New category for Fish & Chips Awards -
    AN exciting new category is being introduced to the 2015 National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish.
  • Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Nor-Fishing hailed a success -
    ORGANISERS of Nor-Fishing 2014 have released a statement thanking attendees at this year’s event, hailing it as bigger than the 2012 event.
  • Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Fishupdate Briefing -
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Scottish shipyard secures £3 million aquaculture contract -
    A CONTRACT worth in excess of £3.3 million WITH Scottish Sea Farms has been secured by Macduff Shipyards Ltd in Aberdeenshire. 
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Marine Harvest pulls out of Chilean operation -
    MARINE Harvest has decided from next September to cease its fish farming operations on Lake Llanquihue, in Chile.
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: MSC reassessment for Danish herring fishery -
    A NORTH Sea herring fishery operated by the Danish Pelagic Producers Organisation (DPPO) has now entered the reassessment process for the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Sustainable Fishing Standard, following its initial certification in 2009. 
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Tributes paid to Archie McFarlane -
    TRIBUTES have been paid to Archie McFarlane, secretary of the Clyde Fishermen’s Association (CFA), who has died following a tragic motorcycle accident.
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Norway Royal Salmon reports decrease in revenues -
    NORWAY Royal Salmon (NRS) has announced a decrease in year on year operating revenues of 12 per cent in the second quarter of this year.
  • Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000: Scottish mussels take starring role -
    THE environmentally friendly credentials of Scottish rope grown mussels were highlighted in a BBC Horizon programme screened last night.