FDA Backs Off Gulf Coast Oyster Ban

November 17, 2009 Scott Hensley, NPR

The agency backpedaled after howls of protest from politicians and the shellfish industry.

Pew Cautions Against Unregulated Fish Farms In U.S. Federal Waters

Massive escapes of farmed salmon pose major environmental threats.

Canada Invests $70,000 In Lobster Marketing Initiative Bound For China

November 13, 2009 Community Adjustment Fund

The investment will promote Canada’s seafood industry internationally and support a strong competitive seafood harvesting industry locally.

Federal Funds and Services Available to Help Seafood Firms Develop Foreign Markets

November 13, 2009 Food Export-Northeast

The USDA Market Access Program is encouraging seafood firms currently utilizing the Branded Program to submit their 2010 marketing plans now.

Seafood Guide Combines Human And Ocean Health

The organization coordinates opportunities for seafood and aquaculture firms to meet face-to-face with foreign buyers.