HAVING an unelected peer, rather than an experienced Minister, representing the UK's fishery interests at this week's EU Council talks in Brussels is "farcical", according to Scotland's Fishing Minister Richard Lochhead.
133,356 tonnes of fish have been landed at Peterhead in the first 9 months of the year – a substantial increase on the 99,255 tonnes that were landed in the same period in 2013.
MARINE Protected Areas (MPAs) are compatible with sustainable fishing practices, according to the Scottish Fishermen's Federation (SFF).
THE Shetland Fishermen's Association is adamant that the EU and Norway should drastically reduce the Faroese mackerel quota.
SALLY Ann, the latest addition to Scottish Sea Farms' fleet, is now ready for active duty, having successfully completed sea trials this month.