Fishing Industry News
The International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES) has released its advice it has given to the North East Atlantic …
This morning’s search for missing Wexford fisherman, Mr William Whelan had been delayed due to poor weather conditions.
The funeral arrangements for Mr Joesph (Joe) Synott (65), Seaview, Kilmore, Co Wexford have been announced.
The search has resumed this morning on the south-east coast for missing fisherman Mr William Whelan who has been missing since Saturday night.
A public consultation on Seafood Development Programme 2021-27 has been launched as the current Programme nears its end.
The search for a missing fisherman off the south-east coast of Ireland has been stood down for the night due to failing light and deteriorating weather conditions.
The news from the Kilmore Fishing Quay Fleet is that the search for the missing crew member of a fishing boat from their fleet remains ongoing.
DAFM Minister, Michael Creed, TD welcomed the increase in trawlers and other fishing boats now signed up to Ireland’s Clean Oceans Initiative.
The 2018 implementation report of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) is now available.
Jim Portus, the CEO of the SWFPO based in Devon, gives his reaction to the outcome of the December Fisheries Council meeting which took place between December 16 & 17 last.
The Agriculture & Fisheries Council reached a political agreement on a regulation concerning the 2020 catch limits for the main commercial fish stocks in the Atlantic & the North Sea.
Elspeth Macdonald, chief executive of the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF), said the main damage for the Scottish industry was the 50% cut in Cod
“Challenging outcome for the Scottish industry”. The traditional end-of-year European Union fishery negotiations have concluded with agreement on a range of quotas and management measures.