Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) decided to reverse on a controversial decision to award 25 per cent of the Arctic surf clam quota to a company led by a New Brunswick First Nation and its industry partner.
In February, then fisheries minister Dominic LeBlanc announced the department was handing a licence to Five Nations Clam Company, led by Elsipogtog First Nation and Premium Seafoods of Arichat, Nova Scotia.
The federal government's move faced criticism from rival First Nations who bid on the quota and anger from Clearwater, the Nova Scotia seafood company that had held a monopoly on the fishery an...
Scottish salmon producers reveal mortality rates United Kingdom
A new report on the salmon farming industry in Scotland, released by the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation, shows monthly salmon mortality figures in Scottish farms as part of its efforts to offer increased transparency and understanding of this key sector.