SSA has written that seafood processors are urging for government intervention after a section of the French fleet put pressure on large retailers to boycott imports of Scottish fish.
The Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) has reacted to the French boycott of fish imported from Scotland.
The crew of the Aith Lifeboat, the UK’s most northerly RNLI Station, were called to the rescue of a local trawler yesterday evening.
A Scottish fisherman who sailed to the Isle of Man from Oban on the promise of work has been fined £5,000 for breaching the Emergency Powers Act.
Recent years have seen an increase of sea lice appearing on inshore fish stocks, especially in areas where salmon fish farms have become established.
Fisheries Innovation Scotland (FIS) has been working on fishing technology that could allow fishers to catch prime quality fresh fish.