Author Archives: Jenny Hjul

Fish Update Briefing, Friday, June 23

Fish Update Briefing, Friday, June 23

DEATH ROW REPRIEVE FOR LOUIE THE LOBSTER LOUIE, a 22 pound lobster which has been greeting customers at Peter’s Clam Bar in Island Park, New York, for the past several years, has been released back into the sea. Owner Butch Yamali told ABC News he decided it was time that Louie, who is thought to be overContinue Reading

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Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Wednesday 21st June 2017 6 BOATS LANDED 1195 BOXES Jubilee Spirit, Tranquility, Pathfinder, Magaret Jane, Radiant Star, Alison Kay SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 413 1.53 1.49 COD 1 1321 3.03 2.92 COD 2 3460 2.99 2.82 COD 3 5425 2.90Continue Reading

Filed Under: Catching News, Prices
Medicine costs drop in sea lice fight

Medicine costs drop in sea lice fight

SCOTTISH salmon farms have seen a dramatic decrease in spending on medicinal treatments to control sea lice, according to a new report. Figures published by the Scottish Salmon Producers’ Organisation (SSPO) show that over the past two years, such treatments have dropped from 71 per cent of total fish health management costs to 28 perContinue Reading

Filed Under: Aquaculture, Front Page News
Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Grimsby market

Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Grimsby market

FISH PRICES  Wednesday 21st June 2017 TOTAL BOXES FOR SALE 271 TODAY KILOS: 13550 WE DO NOT BUY OR SELL FISH THIS IS A ROUGH GUIDE ONLY – Prices are in £ per kilo  Vessels Overland Norwegian Icelandic Other – 143 99 29 –   SPECIES Size Low High Low High Low High COD 1 Large 3.20 –Continue Reading

Filed Under: Catching News, Prices
Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES 21. 6. 2017 9 Consignments 4 plus mackerel 7128 £3.00 – 3.80 Cod Medium £2.50 – 2.90 Cod Selected £2.40 – 2.60 Cod Small £1.40 – 2.50 Haddock Large £2.50 – 3.25 Haddock Medium £2.50 – 3.25 Haddock Selected £2.50 – 3.25 £1.50 – 2.40 £0.60 – 1.50 £0.30 – 0.75 RoundContinue Reading

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Week 25 Monday 19th June 2017 12 BOATS LANDED 2817 BOXES Arcturus, Mizpah, Resilient, Prolific, Sharyn Louise, Defiant, Margaret Rose, Olivia Rose, Sadie Joan, Alana Jane, Venture, Tranquility SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 350 1.94 1.84 COD 1 737 3.55 3.45Continue Reading

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES 19. 6. 2017 Boats 11 Consignments 4 Boxes 6761 Cod Large £3.00 – 4.20 Cod Medium £2.60 – 3.00 Cod Selected £2.40 – 2.70 Cod Small £1.65 – 2.70 Haddock Large £2.00 – 2.90 Haddock Medium £2.40 – 3.00 Haddock Selected £2.40 – 3.15 Seed £1.60 – 2.50 Chippers £0.60 – 2.40Continue Reading

DHL beefs up cold chain to US and Asia

DHL beefs up cold chain to US and Asia

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post group, says it is going to accelerate the supply chain for the north Norwegian seafood industry. DHL has started shipping live crabs and seafood from the Lakselv Airport Banak in north Norway to Asia and Northern America. On dedicated weekly flights, DHL transports the freshContinue Reading

Another Ace for Scottish innovator

Another Ace for Scottish innovator

A SCOTTISH company has made the shortlist for Aqua Nor’s prestigious innovation award, which received a record number of entries this year. Ace Aquatec of Dingwall has been nominated, along with two Norwegian companies, for its sophisticated pipeline in-water electric stunner, which is capable of stunning fish one metre from the holding pen prior toContinue Reading