AquaBounty Technologies to Sell Indiana Facility

February 23, 2024 WTVG

The company is working to build a salmon fishing facility in Pioneer, Ohio, near the Michindoh Aquifer and the St. Joseph River. The company said in its announcement that Ohio facility is about 30% complete and AquaBounty plans to prioritize financing alternatives necessary to resume and finish that construction.

No Lobster: Riverside Lobster in Meteghan to Permanently Close

February 23, 2024 Kevin Northup, Y95 CJLS

Riverside Lobster in Meteghan will not re-open. Parent company Champlain Seafoods announced the permanent closure of the lobster processing facility.

CMC, COMECARNE & Meat Institute Sign Joint Statement of Coordination

February 23, 2024 North American Meat Institute

To deepen meat industry coordination and government collaboration in Canada, Mexico and the United States, the Canadian Meat Council (CMC), Consejo Mexicano de la Carne (COMECARNE), and the Meat Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that formalizes the three associations’ ongoing work to improve trade, reduce regulatory barriers and enhance information exchange within North America.

New Biosensor Accurately and Efficiently Determines Meat Freshness

The freshness of animal meat is an essential property determining its quality and safety. With advanced technology capable of preserving food for extended periods of time, meat can be shipped around the globe and consumed long after an animal dies. As global meat consumption rates increase, so too does the demand for effective measures for its age.

Katie Dubow Receives the 2024 Green Achiever Award from the Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association

February 23, 2024 Garden Media Group

Garden Media Group’s president, Katie Dubow, was awarded the 2024 Green Achiever Award from the Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association (PLNA). The award was presented by Russell Redding, PA’s Secretary of Agriculture, at PLNA’s 120th Anniversary Awards Luncheon on February 21, 2024 at Longwood Gardens.