Category Archives: Catching

Friday, June 22, fish prices from Lerwick market

Friday, June 22, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND WEEKLY TOTAL – 7479 Boxes Friday 22nd June 2018 12 BOATS LANDED 2095 BOXES Resilient, Venturous, Courageous, Opportune, Renown, Guardian Angell, Prolific, Treasure, Sud Ayre, Ocean Reaper, Defiant, Arcturus SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 623 1.94 1.85 COD 1 295 3.76Continue Reading

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Friday, June 22, fish prices from Peterhead market

Friday, June 22, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH MARKET PRICES Friday 22 .06.2018 Boats 12 Consignments 5 Boxes 5730 Cod Large £3.20 – £4.15 Cod Medium £3.00 – £3.20 Cod Selected £2.70 – £3.00 Cod Small £2.30 – £3.20 Haddock Large £3.00 – £3.50 Haddock Medium £3.00 – £3.70 Haddock Selected £3.20 – £3.70 Seed £3.00 – £3.30 Chippers £2.25 –Continue Reading

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Contest seeks prize sea pictures

Contest seeks prize sea pictures

NATIONAL maritime charity, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, is looking for the best sea photography for its annual UK sea views competition. Launched to mark national Seafarers Awareness Week, from June 23-30, the society’s Maritime Photographic Competition encourages photographers, both amateur and professional, to enter pictures that capture the essence of Britain’s enduring connection with theContinue Reading

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Young’s expands in US market

Young’s expands in US market

SIX months after Young’s Seafood launched its brand in the US it has announced further growth with increased distribution, new products and extensions to the existing lines. In January 2018, Young’s entered the US market in partnership with the Fishin’ Company by securing national distribution at Walmart, Sam’s Club, and several grocery chains operated byContinue Reading

Fish Update Briefing, Friday, June 22

Fish Update Briefing, Friday, June 22

ICELAND SET TO RESUME WHALING ICELAND is to resume whaling following a two-year moratorium and in spite of strong protests from conservation groups, which have been calling for a ban on Icelandic seafood products. One boat has left for the hunting grounds and another will join the hunt next week. The quota for fin whaleContinue Reading

Young’s set to lose £30m Asda contract

Young’s set to lose £30m Asda contract

THE seemingly endless merry-go-round of winning and losing major fish contracts took a new turn last night with news that Young’s Seafood is poised to lose a £30 million contract with the supermarket chain ASDA. The impact on jobs is still to be assessed. The contract is in two parts – a shrimp or prawnContinue Reading

Thursday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

Thursday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Thursday 21st June 2018 16 BOATS LANDED 1265 BOXES Venture, Sedulous, Valhalla, Opportune (LK209), Opportunus (PD96), Opportune (PD965), Bright Ray, Shalimar, Honestas, Sprightly, Onward, Gannet, Queen of Hearts, Dawn Mist, Radiant Star, Copious SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 538 1.81 1.78Continue Reading

Thursday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

Thursday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH MARKET PRICES Thursday 21 .06.2018 Boats 6 Consignments 3 Boxes 1786 Cod Large £3.50 – £4.60 Cod Medium £3.20 – £3.70 Cod Selected £2.80 – £3.10 Cod Small £1.80 – £2.60 Haddock Large £2.80 – £3.20 Haddock Medium £3.00 – £3.60 Haddock Selected £3.00 – £4.00 Seed £3.00 – £4.00 Chippers £1.75 –Continue Reading

Barents Sea facing big cod and haddock cuts

Barents Sea facing big cod and haddock cuts

COD and haddock, the two most popular white fish choices in the UK, look set to become more expensive next year following calls for big cuts in the Barents Sea quotas. ICES, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, is recommending a 13 per cent reduction in the cod take and a 25 perContinue Reading