In the News: Ichimura Restaurant to Open This Week

January 18, 2017 | Shellfish News
“A thief stole several boxes of oysters, clams and mussels from the back of a Tribeca delivery truck, walking off with hundreds of dollars in shellfish. ...read more
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Catalina Sea Ranch Closes on $2 Million Round of Investment Capital

January 18, 2017 | Shellfish News
Catalina Sea Ranch's pioneering project will also serve as a pilot for evaluating the potential of a sustainable shellfish industry for Southern California. ...read more
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Spike in e.coli levels at Waitara Beach following heavy rain causes concern

January 17, 2017 | Shellfish News
The traffic light sign warns not to swim or gather shellfish from West Beach Waitara after e.coli levels spiked to almost ten times the unacceptable risk ... ...read more
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Scientists: Clam toxin, warmer ocean go together

January 17, 2017 | Shellfish News
Domoic acid, a potent neurotoxin produced by specific types of phytoplankton and ingested by shellfish, can cause serious health effects in humans, ... ...read more
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Keep your fish in the fridge for ONE DAY

January 17, 2017 | Shellfish News
Fish and shellfish only last one day in the fridge until they go off and potentially become dangerous to your health, says the magazine, but smoked ... ...read more
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Should we stop eating shellfish?

January 17, 2017 | Shellfish News
Scientists are warning that as our ocean temperatures rise, our shellfish may become more toxic, according to Live Science. They reached this ... ...read more
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AK Mariculture Task Force moves forward with tribal collaboration

January 17, 2017 | Shellfish News
The Task Force defines mariculture as aquatic farming of shellfish and aquatic plants in Alaska waters, as well as enhancement of wild fisheries. ...read more
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Norovirus threatens health of oyster industry, farmer says

January 16, 2017 | Shellfish News
Steve Pocock, who operates Sawmill Bay Shellfish on Read Island, says the impact on business has been small since the outbreak was first reported ... ...read more
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Western Samar still has red tide

January 16, 2017 | Shellfish News
In its recent shellfish bulletin, BFAR said that Daram Island in Daram, Irong-Irong and Cambatutay Bays in Wastern Samar, Matarinao Bay in Eastern ... ...read more
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UTM develops new system to remove toxic metals in cockles

January 13, 2017 | Shellfish News
... led by Prof Dr Abdul Rahim Mohd Yusoff, has developed a molluscure system (Bivalve mollusc toxic metals removal system) for shellfish, cockles, ... ...read more
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