IN BRIEF - Loblaw first major canadian retailer to introduce fresh certified sustainable seafood
BRAMPTON, (ON )- Seafood lovers can now purchase Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified Pacific sockeye salmon, Pacific cod, Pacific halibut and Atlantic haddock at the fresh seafood counter at select Loblaw stores in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). To complement the new fresh MSC-certified seafood from Loblaw, select GTA area President's Choice Cooking Schools will offer sustainable seafood focused cooking classes.
The MSC is the world's leading certification and ecolabelling program for sustainable wild caught seafood. The MSC ecolabel can only be used once there has been independent verification that the seafood product being sold orig...
High-stakes herring fishery gamble Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada is gambling with a public resource when it comes to herring fishery management. Herring populations are so important yet so variable that managing them in a conventional wa...
Tuna fishing season in the Pacific Ocean began Mexico
The National Aquaculture and Fisheries Commission (CONAPESCA) announced that on Monday, January 20, the tuna fishing season began with purse-seine vessels in the Pacific Ocean.