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USDA to buy $13M in Alaska salmon

...cans of salmon, or 42 million meals, said Bruce Schactler, USDA food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute.The program will distribute the cans to thousands of food pantries in almost all 50 states, he said...
Governor asks feds to buy surplus salmon

...yet been made on Parnell's request.The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute has committed about $1.5 million in emergency...Schactler, food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said there was enough canned product at...
Belknap goes after the gap

...out his Coast Guard service in Juneau while she started to focus on her career. She went to work for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute as a receptionist and eventually worked her way up to being Executive Director - at a bargain salary, she...
Bulldog reporter Tkacz dies at 61

...reporter."Former State Sen. Kim Elton, who also served as a newspaper editor, executive director of Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and most recently with the Department of the Interior, had a number of experiences with Tkacz. He said...
'Frankenfish' labeling admendment advanced by Congressional committee

...effect on the quality of the human environment in the United States."That's an opinion not shared by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute."We'd prefer not to even see it in the market, but if we did, it ought to be labeled so people no...
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Maritime Fest tries something new with progressive dinner

...history, commerce and culture in Juneau," Holst said. The U.S. Forest Service, Delta Air Lines, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and the Juneau Economic Development Council were the top four contributors to the event this year, he said...
Alaska's halibut and black cod harvest season opens Saturday

...pounds and 33.6 million pounds respectively, according to a press release this week. According to the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, Alaska is home to more than 95 percent of the Pacific halibut and more than 70 percent of the black cod...
2013 saw largest salmon harvest ever

...harvest was Alaska's largest ever, with more than 272 million fish caught, according to numbers from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Of those, 219 million were pink salmon, the smallest and most prolific of Alaska's five salmon species...
Wal-Mart to continue selling Alaska's fish Alaska's seafood industry dropped the certification program in January 2012, favoring instead the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute's Responsible Fishery Management certification because it was less pricey and more local.Wal-Mart...
2013 Alaska salmon harvest breaks record with historic number of pink salmon

...harvest ever, with more than 272 million fish caught in total, according to a release this week from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. The harvest was powered by 219 million pink salmon, Alaska's smallest and most abundant salmon species...


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