New study says shellfish poisoning is killing sea lions

December 15, 2015 | Shellfish News
SEATTLE -- The unprecedented algae bloom off the coast of the western United States, containing toxic domoic acid halting shellfish harvesting in ... ...read more
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The Cheap, Imported Shrimp Americans Love Is the Product of Slave Labor

December 14, 2015 | Shellfish News
AP traced the shellfish to Walmart, Kroger, Whole Foods, Dollar General, Safeway, Albertson's, Petco, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, and Chicken of the ... ...read more
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December 14, 2015 | Shellfish News
Take, for example, OceansAlaska, the shellfish hatchery that the Ketchikan Gateway Borough has loaned hundreds of thousands of dollars. ...read more
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Congressional delegation gets behind sea urchin industry

December 14, 2015 | Shellfish News
The current exemption from inspection dates back to the 1980s and applies only to shellfish. Urchins are echinoderms rather than shellfish, but only ... ...read more
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Execs ready calamity funds for red tide

December 13, 2015 | Shellfish News
In Davao City, the BFAR in Southern Mindanao said it had not yet lifted the ban on the gathering of shellfish and other bottom-feeder species at the ... ...read more
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Hawaii Recalls Korean Raw Oysters After Reports of Norovirus Illnesses

December 12, 2015 | Shellfish News
The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) said the individually quick frozen (IQF) packaged under the Dai One Food Company label, with shellfish ... ...read more
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Ban on gathering of shellfish in Southern Mindanao remains—Bfar

December 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
DAVAO CITY—The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (Bfar) in Southern Mindanao said it has not yet lifted the ban on gathering of shellfish ... ...read more
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Health officials recall raw oysters linked to norovirus

December 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
10, 11, 12 and 13 and are listed on the required shellfish identification tags for all bulk shellfish cases. Department officials told The Maui News that ... ...read more
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Bill would exempt sea urchins from federal inspection

December 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
Sea urchins would become exempt from federal inspections, as shellfish currently are, under a bill introduced Friday by the U.S. representatives from ... ...read more
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Norovirus prompts imported oyster recall

December 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
The product had the shellfish harvest dates are Februrary 10-13, 2015 and are listed on the required shellfish identification tags for all bulk shellfish ... ...read more
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