SCOTLAND's TACs for North Sea cod and haddock for next year have been increased by 5% and 6% respectively, following the annual EU/Norway fish negotiations.
A PROJECT to investigate the commercial viability of demersal fish traps is one of four innovative fisheries research projects that have been earmarked to receive almost £160,000 in funding.
THE Bay Fish & Chip Shop in Stonehaven has been named runner up in the Management category at the prestigious European Business Awards for the Environment.
FUSION Marine has won a contract worth £700,000 with Scottish Sea Farms – adding to an existing £1 million pound deal which was agreed between the companies in October.
SALES of oysters, fresh mussels and ready meal mussel dishes are all expected to increase by a third in the run-up to Christmas, according to the Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group (SSMG).