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Fish guts to meow mix

...million pounds of seafood annually and three years ago began a pet food program for its waste.Taku General Manager Eric Norman said at the 2015 Innovation Summit that more than a moneymaker, the cat food program is about reducing waste in the...
Fisherman's Memorial thanks community

...also thank Reecia Wilson, who, incredibly, donates a lavish reception following the Blessing at the Twisted Fish and Eric Norman of Taku Fisheries/Smokeries. We thank the Juneau fishing community and all the members of the City and Borough of...
Taku Smokeries needs more fish be customers ... Believe it or not, I don't need more customers. I need more fish," said general manager Eric Norman while giving a tour of the smokery Wednesday.Taku Smokeries welcomed attendees of the 2015 Innovation Summit to tour...
High king salmon prices, demand causing concern

...been clamoring for king salmon. All of a sudden, there aren't as many fish and the price goes up even more," said Eric Norman, plant manager for Taku Smokeries/Fisheries. In 2006, Panhandle salmon may end up fetching the highest prices seen...
AK Airlines cuts fish runs

...Erickson said. "You have to stay in constant communication (with the airline)." "It's a thrill a minute," said Eric Norman, manager at Taku Fisheries. "We just watch it very close. They are maxing out their planes, it's safe to say...
Korean importer looks for delicacy in Southeast waters

...catch skate, but the fish is tossed back because there is no local market to sell it. But even if there were buyers, Eric Norman, general manager of Taku Smokeries/Fisheries, said regional fishermen do not pull up enough volume of skate to develop...
Taku king fishery could pour $900K into Juneau economy

...rough estimate shows the Taku king gillnet harvest could pump as much as $900,000 into Juneau's economy, said Eric Norman, plant manager of Taku Smokeries/Fisheries. That doesn't include the extra flurry of business generated around...
Year of the king: Numbers, prices up industry has been hit hard by the introduction of lower-priced farmed salmon. Taku Smokeries general manager Eric Norman said the higher prices for Alaska salmon in 2004 point to "renewed interest in wild salmon." He added, "I don't...
Year of the Dog

...filled up the tenders," said Haines gillnetter Norm Hughes on Thursday. "It's fine-eating fish," said a pleased Eric Norman, plant manager of downtown Juneau's Taku Fisheries/Smokeries, watching his workers cart totes loaded with plump...
Photo: A hefty catch

...from the fishing vessel Seaview on Thursday at the Taku Smokeries/Fisheries dock. "The price is quite high," said Eric Norman, general manager of Taku Smokeries/Fisheries. Fishermen are getting $3.30 to $3.40 per pound for larger halibut...


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