Scottish Fishing News
Hope is on the horizon for the Scottish fishing industry as news that Spain and Italy is slowly coming out of lockdown and the market for fish appears to be opening.
Ultraguard Antifouling are pleased to announce the launch of their new Master Series antifouling system.
The Government is now engaged at the highest level on the issue of the French boycott of Scottish fish, says the Scottish White Fish Producers Association (SWFPA).
The state-of-the-art ‘Aalskere’ K 373, the latest addition to the Scottish whitefish trawling fleet, has arrived in her home port of Kirkwall in the Orkney Islands.
Recommendations on measures to address the interactions between the farmed and wild salmon sectors have been presented to the Scottish Government.
Seafood Scotland (SFS) are developing strategies and schemes to help the seafood sector there recover after COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.
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.