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Governor asks feds to buy surplus salmon

...said the 219 million was a preliminary estimate. The pink harvest wound up at 226 million fish.Bruce Schactler, food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said there was enough canned product at the end of the year...
USDA to buy $13M in Alaska salmon

...or 42 million meals, said Bruce Schactler, USDA food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute...USDA used to commonly purchase canned salmon for its food aid programs but the product "became expensive, too expensive...
Salmon feeds recipients of food aid programs

...Wild Alaska pink salmon, purchased through federal food aid programs, now feeds hungry people in Cambodia and promote use of pink canned salmon in the federal food aid program has brought nutritious proteins to recipients, while...
Economic stimulus for bluegrass musicians

...birthplace of said banjo. Along with a need for fresh strings, out-of-work musicians also need housing and food-aid programs, a problem which can easily be solved by reinstating the award-winning chef from the governor's mansion who...
Lawmakers promote Alaska in NY

...session." Harris's office has been working on a program to market Alaska's wild salmon to the world through food aid programs, and meetings today in conjunction with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute could further that mission. "There...
Herring value could rise in world food aid programs

...canned herring into international food aid programs could provide critical protein...receiving meals through the food aid programs to boost their health to a level...Alaska seafood in international food aid programs. "One container (of canned...
Bristol Bay fishermen bring in sockeye bounty

...restaurants where fine wines would accompany the sockeye entrees to backyard barbecues, as well as international food aid programs that purchase canned wild Alaska salmon to feed inhabitants of poverty stricken nations. Each sockeye salmon was...


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