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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...
Alaska Sports Report

...avocado and red onion; and Ben & Jerry's ice cream a teammate left. One of Kikkan's sponsors is the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) and their motto is "Wild, Natural & Sustainable." I bet seafood makes a pretty good training...
Record pink harvest creating market glut looks like it's going OK."Seafood analyst Andy Wink of the McDowell Group, which works with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said the current inventory on pinks could last about 2.6 years. A chronic oversupply depressed prices...
ASMI Fishing Families Photo Contest now open to votes

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is now accepting votes on the more than 700 photos submitted to its photo contest.To vote, "like" Alaska Seafood on Facebook...
Business news roundup

...Fisheries Management Certification recently, joining the more than 80 already certified, according to an Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute news release. RFM Certification guarantees a company harvested its fish in a sustainable way.The 15 companies...
Fish are food, and fashion

...said much of Sigfusson's talk struck a chord with her. Her department has many offshoots, including the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, focused on building Alaska's seafood industry.She said product diversification could add a lot to...
Winter fishing seasons begin, snow crab early

...the Alaska commercial catch by volume - in 2011, it was about 51 percent of the catch, according to the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute.There's another change in the pollock fishery this year.The 2013 version of the American Fisheries...


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