August issue of FISHupdate out now –

August issue of FISHupdate out now Published:  04 August, 2006

THE August issue of FISHupdate magazine is on sale now.

Top stories in this month’s issue include:

New yield strategy must not repeat cod mistakes

Trout sector seeks compensation

Give us a break, Holmquist urged

Golden year for Norwegian salmon producers

£5million Seafood Institute for Grimsby

Special features in the August issue include:

Focus on Shetland – Latest news from the isles’ catching, processing and aquaculture sectors

Fish Ireland – Review of Killybegs catching show

Propulsion – News on fuel efficiency

Fish Auctions – We report on the latest trading methods

Transport & Traceability – News, studies and information on packaging, transport and traceability

Fish Quality – Latest research on consumer preferences and flesh quality

Other highlights of the August issue include:

Personality Interview with Tim Cartwright-Taylor, secretary of the Frozen At Sea Fillets Association

Fisheries Research Services Column – Population diversity in fish

Boat launches – Multi-functional vessel Patrol 900, creel boat Delta Dawn and mussel farming workboat Margaret Sinclair.

Popular regular features include:

Around the ports – Round up of the month’s port prices

Technical Talk – News on Kingfisher Information Services

Finance – Latest finance news for the catching sector

Market Watch – News on market trends

Euro Prices – Latest prices by sector

Retail – Spotlight on latest retail developments

London Scene – Chris Leftwich reports from Billingsgate Market

Donsider – Views on processing in North-East Scotland

Stirling Institute of Aquaculture Column – Latest research on environmental impacts and sustainability issues

Growers’ focus – Shetlander Ben Wilcock takes new strides in scallop farming

Focus on Barramundi – News on barramundi farming in UK and overseas

People on the Move – Latest industry appointments

Product News – Innovative new products on the market

The August issue also features: Letters to the Editor, Restaurant Review, Seafood Recipe, Fish Industry Interview, Readers’ Competition, Recruitment Section and Classifieds.

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