Sources: Chicken of the Sea is processor behind massive Bumble Bee tuna recall

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
US tuna brand Chicken of the Sea has issued a 2,745 case recall stemming from the same issues at the Lyons, Georgia plant where it co-packed tuna for rival Bumble Bee ...read more
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Ecuador wild shrimp producer launches online platform for US exports

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
Natluk has just launched an online platform to sell wild shrimp to the US, with the aim to focus on small volume buyers ...read more
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17 Recipes to Make Use of Your Springform Pan (Not Just Cheesecake!)

March 17, 2016 | Seafood Recipes
Springform pans are a must for perfect cheesecake. But that's not all they can do! From an impressive pasta casserole to a gigantic blueberry muffin, these recipes make the most out of your springform pan. The post 17 Recipes to Make Use of Your Springform Pan (Not Just Cheesecake!) appeared first on Bon Appétit. ...read more
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Plantiffs in suit against NMFS want hired halibut, sablefish skipper rule scrapped

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
Victorious plaintiffs in a case challenging a rule over hired skippers in the sablefish and halibut fisheries filed a motion to vacate the National Marine Fisheries Service action ...read more
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Togiak herring forecast close to average, but timing unclear

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
The outlook for the 2016 herring biomass in Alaska's Togiak district will be over 162,000 metric tons, leaving about 32,500t available for harvest ...read more
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ASMI prioritizing efforts amid upcoming budget cuts

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
In preparation for almost-certain budget cuts next year, the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute will focus its budget on domestic marketing and salmon ...read more
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Alaska trawlers furious about governor’s council nominations

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
Alaskan trawlers claim governor Bill Walker's nominations to fill two seats of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council will leave them underrepresented ...read more
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FMI CEO expresses disappointment over failed GMO labeling bill

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
The bill in question would have established a national GMO labeling standard, but failed to get enough votes to move to the Senate ...read more
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Why Does This Kitten Have Her Own Adorable Cocktail?

March 17, 2016 | Seafood Recipes
Susie has a signature drink, and it's ⅔ milk, ⅓ essence of catnip, one dash extract of liver, shaken—not stirred. Because Susie is a kitten. With a cocktail named after her. An adorable photo in the New York Public Library's treasure trove digital collections features Susie, “the famous smiling kitten,” who had a cocktail crafted in her honor during the World's Fair of 1939-1940, held in Flushing, Queens. Her owner, the caption on the b
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Research: Over half of FDA-registered facilities are outside US

March 17, 2016 | Seafood News
Although over half of all food facilities registered with the Food and Drug Administration are located outside the US, they make up only 20 percent of US consumption ...read more
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