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Forum a (mostly) one-sided affair

...McGuan also suggested grants. Munoz noted legislation passed last session that provides development credits to salmon processors.Kito hopes Alaska can reach out to underserved markets through the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, and by...
Park Service director endorses Alaska fish

...certification. That's not because they're poorly managed but simply because the state of Alaska and most of its major salmon processors have decided to stop paying the fees the council charges.The state and its fishing industry were some of the MSC's...
Alaska Science Forum: Grinding fish heads for the goodness within

...when he was a boy growing up in Cordova. There, as in many rural Alaska places where commercial fishermen catch salmon, processors kept the high-value filets but ground up the carcasses and released the slurry back into the ocean.With all...
Salmon-lawsuit jury finds against conspiracy

ANCHORAGE - Jurors took about six hours Friday to decide there was no conspiracy by salmon processors and Japanese importers to control the price paid to Bristol Bay fishermen nearly a decade ago. After sitting through nearly four...
High king salmon prices, demand causing concern

...recent action to curtail the fisheries, troll fishermen aren't getting a piece of that action, Kelley said. Salmon processors in Juneau and Washington state said the Lower 48 closures are a major factor behind the increased price for Alaska...

...shouldered by the utilities. Murkowski signs bill for salmon processors JUNEAU - Gov. Frank Murkowski has signed a bill providing a state tax break for salmon processors that invest in certain types of new equipment. House...
State Briefs

...KODIAK - The Kodiak chapter of the United Salmon Association has entered into contractual price agreements with area salmon processors. Salmon fishermen will receive a minimum grounds price of about 53 cents a pound for sockeye salmon and between...
Governor's first year tops news statewide

...vowed a tourism boycott if wolves were harmed. 4. Bristol Bay salmon lawsuit Western Alaska fishermen sued salmon processors and Japanese importers in 1995, accusing them of fixing prices. Jurors heard four months of testimony, then took...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...counterparts in North America, but below management, the employees make a third of what is paid in the United States. Salmon processors in Chile earn $300 to $450 a month, less than some people earn in a week on the slime line in Alaska. ``It's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...down last night,'' said Jeff Regnart, regional management biologist for the Department of Fish and Game in King Salmon. Processors ``are going to be in better condition tonight than they've been since the beginning of the month,'' he said...


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