Judge Grants Injunction to Restock Two B.C. Salmon Farms

A Federal Court judge has granted an injunction to allow restocking of two salmon farms on the B.C. coast with young fish, after 19 were ordered closed by federal Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan by June 2022.

Data Shows Pandemic Landed Blow on P.E.I. Lobster Fishery in 2020

April 9, 2021 Kevin Yarr, CBC News

P.E.I.’s lobster fishery in 2020 never quite recovered from a late start caused by the pandemic, although sellers were able to quickly change gears to keep export sales close to 2019 values.

Maine Cod Fishery Posted Smallest Catch in History in 2020

April 9, 2021 Associated Press

The 2020 fishery brought 58,730 pounds of fish to the docks. That is more than 20,000 pounds less than 2017, which previously was the least productive year.

Greenleaf Foods Expands Field Roast and Lightlife Plant-Based Products at Whole Foods Market Stores Nationwide

April 9, 2021 Greenleaf Foods SPC

Whole Foods Market will be the first retailer to sell the Field Roast Signature Stadium Dog and will expand its Lightlife offerings to include Lightlife Plant-Based Italian Sausages and Plant-Based Breakfast Patties in all regions nationwide.

Meat Institute Becomes Founding Member of National COVID-19 Community Corps to Accelerate Vaccine Push

Furthering its commitment to accelerate vaccination for frontline meat and poultry workers and assist vaccination efforts for all Americans, the North American Meat Institute (Meat Institute) today (Thursday) became a founding member of the national COVID-19 Community Corps, a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) initiative.