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Empire Editorial: Protect Alaska seafood by banning Russian imports

...banned the importation of most foreign food products. Russia imports salmon roe and smolt, hake, pollock and other fish products caught here in Alaska. Russia is a big market, and this ban will hurt Alaska fishermen by limiting the places they...
My Turn: Some view progress as a distraction

...economy. An added benefit would be the economic activity that a road would stimulate. The cost to ship our world class fish products, and perhaps even a little beer, would be cheaper, thus giving our local business a more level playing field in...
Alaska export values jump see an increase like that, by the end of the year, you'll still have an increase." At about $670 million, fish products made up the largest portion of the state's total exports and the fishing industry logged a 9.1 percent increase...
Yankee Cove wharf wins OK from planning panel

...developers expect that about 100 to 200 people will board or disembark vessels at the facility each day and that 20 tons of fish, product or other cargo will be transferred here daily. The Planning Commission has imposed several conditions to minimize...
Juneau Empire Story Archive go see this one." Mitchell is the chief operating officer of Kake Tribal Corp., and had a hand in developing fish products such as Alaska Bits and a new salmon pizza topping. "I think Julie was here for a year or a year and a half," Mitchell...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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Alaska editorial: Global Food Alaska event a brilliant idea

...other places - such as Russia - that aren't held to the same standards, so we'd like to see crab become a certified fish product, similar to the way Angus beef is a certified beef product," he said. Rick Roeske, program manager for Cook Inlet...
Alaska editorial: Governor's proposed campaign makes sense

...much, much more - if permitted to do so. ... Our strength is contributing our resources - oil, gas, minerals, fish products, timber. In return, our citizens deserve a quality education, health care, public safety, care for those who...
Northwest Digest

...JUNEAU - The state House of Representatives approved a resolution Monday, asking Congress to support labeling fish and fish products in the marketplace by country of origin and identifying whether the product is wild or farmed. "It's so people...
Alaska fishermen support labeling

The United Salmon Association last week voiced support for federal legislation that would require the labeling of farmed salmon products. The bill also would require that the country of origin be on labels for all retail fisheries products.


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