Posts tagged "salmon"

Safe Catch snaps USD5 million to extend line of mercury tested fish

[12 February/ Food Dive] California based Safe Catch has announced that it has raised USD5 million from a group of investors to expand and promote its range of tuna products which are 100% tested for mercury contamination.  Safe Catch claims it is the fastest growing shelf stable seafood firm in the US and its products...

Sanford pulls out after big salmon by-catch

[6 December/ Otago Daily Times] Fish & Game has praised Sanford for voluntarily withdrawing from trawling around Banks Peninsula. Sanford’s decision was made after one of its vessels caught nearly 400 salmon as by-catch last weekend, of which 372 were escaped farm salmon and 22 were wild fish. Fish & Game Scientist, Mark Webb welcomed...