FIshery

Groundfish Industry Development Council disappointed in DFO’s management approach for Redfish

On Friday the Department of Fisheries and Oceans unveiled its management plan for Unit 1…

Provincial Government Announces Harvester Enterprise Loan Program

The provincial government has announced an investment by the Innovation and Business Investment Corporation of…

Canada announces a mackerel bait fishery

On Thursday, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Diane Lebouthillier, and Parliamentary…

Residents of Lark Harbour continue to grieve the deaths of two local fishermen

Residents of Lark Harbour are continuing to grieve the deaths of two local fishermen after…

Crab harvesters say state of their industry will determine their vote in upcoming by-election

With a by-election scheduled  in the district of Fogo Island-Cape Freels on Monday, crab harvesters…

Crab boats remain tied to wharf after recent price decision

Harvesters are keeping their boats tied to the wharf and say they won’t fish, after…

Government seeks out-of-province buyers for snow crab; harvesters plan protest on Budget Day

The Provincial Government invited fish buyers and fish processors to submit an Expression of Interest…

Fish harvesters take protest to central Newfoundland

Fish harvesters have been protesting prices at Confederation Building all week. Today, that movement spread to…

West coast fish harvester petitions decision-making process for redfish quotas

A fish harvester on the west coast is petitioning the Federal Auditor General, seeking information…

Fisheries advocate speaks out against price-setting legislation

A fisheries advocate is speaking out against price-setting legislation in the province. That’s after the…

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