Co Down seafood firm creates 20 jobs with new factory

November 13, 2015 | Shellfish News
A Co Down shellfish processor has opened a new £1.3m factory in Kilkeel, creating 20 jobs. The harbour site consolidates two previous plants ... ...read more
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Aquaculture Proves Big Boost to Pond Health

November 12, 2015 | Shellfish News
Peter Jackson grabbed a clam rake aboard an Edgartown shellfish department boat and reached over the side. A few seconds later, eight or ten ... ...read more
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Workshop focuses on water pollution

November 12, 2015 | Shellfish News
The state's goal is to increase shellfish harvest areas in Puget Sound by 10,800 acres by 2020. Under current conditions, about 4,000 acres in Samish ... ...read more
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Editorial: Ballot measures in California go overboard again

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
... and the “Shellfish Suppression Initiative,” which would ban shellfish because, we quote: “Shellfish are a monstrous evil that Almighty God, giver of ... ...read more
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UNCW hatchery creates faster-growing oysters

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
Large tanks containing oyster embryos and nutrients line the inside of the University of North Carolina Wilmington's 11,000-square-foot Shellfish ... ...read more
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Federal funding focuses on Kachemak Bay habitat

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
Declines in shrimp and crab, as well as possible strains on shellfish could have profound impacts on the economy and ecological diversity of the area, ... ...read more
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Here's Why The State Closed California's Crab Fishery

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
That helps to explain why short-term memory loss is a common symptom of domoic acid poisoning, also known appropriately as amnesic shellfish ... ...read more
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Tisbury Ponders New Rules for Scallop Drags

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
While backing a plan by the shellfish committee to regulate the types of drags allowed in the town waters, Tisbury selectmen last week granted Albion ... ...read more
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Oak Bluffs Selectmen Try to Cool Heat Over Scallop Closure in Sengie

November 11, 2015 | Shellfish News
Shellfish constable David Grunden opted to close the pond to scalloping this year because of a large number of seed scallops and small number of ... ...read more
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Heavy Rainfall Affecting Shellfish Industry

November 10, 2015 | Shellfish News
Some waterways in Brunswick and New Hanover Counties are temporarily closed for shell-fishing. The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries say it's ... ...read more
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