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Thursday, September 10, 2015

In 2009, there was a poor return of sockeye salmon to the Fraser River in British Columbia, Canada. Anti-salmon farming groups saw an opportunity to piggy-back on this…

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Time after TIME, the same (incorrect) message

Friday, August 28, 2015

Marketing pays. Literally. If you want to market a product, it’s a great idea to have “experts” in your pocket. Then, what is actually a hard-hitting marketing campaign seems like…

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If salmon are grown in the ocean, does anybody hear?

Friday, May 29, 2015

As reported in The Verge: Today, a third of all salmon harvested in the state of Alaska — a whopping 58 million of them — are what are…

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2014 North Pacific salmon catch maintains 25 year high

Monday, May 25, 2015

As reported by the Cordova Times: Harvest figures compiled by the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission say preliminary North Pacific-wide total salmon catches for 2014 added up to…

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“Nothing good ever comes from market meddling”

Friday, May 15, 2015

Thank you Win Gruening! Win wrote a smart, thoughtful response to the concerning editorial in the Juneau Empire we profiled in our blog last week. Here is Win’s…

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Taking my salmon eggs and I’m going home, says Prince William Sound Aquaculture Corporation

Friday, April 17, 2015

In “geez, we all saw that coming” news: A major portion of the Alaska salmon fishery has decided to not re-apply for Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification. The…

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Want to help a killer whale? Eat its primary food supply. Wait. What?

Monday, mobile porn March 30, 2015

A Canadian magazine – MacLean’s – recently published a Q&A with a cetacean (whale) expert about whales in captivity. Dr. Robin Baird earned a doctorate in whale celebrity porn behavioural…

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2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans coming soon…

Monday, March 2, 2015

Recently, the US Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) has published a report awaiting stakeholder feedback. black porn If we were to sum up the report with a hashtag, we’d say #EatMoreFish….

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Food labeling: our right to know or unnecessary fear mongering?

Monday, January 26, 2015

We all have a right to know where our food comes from. But can excessive food labeling lead to unnecessary consumer confusion? Heck, scientist Jimmy Kimmel (don’t worry,…

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Lack of funding threatens salmon hatchery impact research in Alaska

Monday, January 19, 2015

A few years ago, a large part of the Alaska salmon industry failed to meet the grade of the seafood certification scheme called Marine Stewardship Council (MSC).  So…

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