Four of the Irish Fish Producers Organisations have hit out at Minister Creed and claim that he has rejected pleas the fishing industry for COVID-19 Support
The Department for the Marine has announced that the ‘Temporary Voluntary Tie-Up’ Scheme is now open for applications to the Irish fishing fleet.
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., today announced details of a €3.1m package to assist 10 coastal Local Authorities with harbour projects in their counties.
Haddock fishing in the Irish Sea is becoming an important fishery as stocks recover according to Dr Ronán Cosgrove, Fisheries Conservation Manager, BIM.
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, has called on the European Commission to strengthen its support for the fisheries sector in the fight against COVID-19.
Late on Tuesday night, 12 of May, the Irish Naval Service Vessel LÉ CIARA detained a French registered fishing vessel approximately 120 nautical miles South West of Mizen Head.