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€11.5 million Blue whiting agreed for Irish Fishermen

€11.5 million Blue whiting agreed for Irish Fishermen

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed TD today welcomed the agreement reached in London between the European Union, Norway, the Faroe Islands and Iceland regarding the Blue Whiting fishery for 2020. The Minister said that “This agreement provides...

North Sea cod MSC certification suspended

North Sea cod MSC certification suspended

Following recent scientific estimates indicating stocks have dropped below safe biological levels, North Sea cod’s MSC certification is to be suspended. The suspension, which will become effective as of 24 August 2019, affects all MSC certified fisheries targeting the...