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Pam Williams, the founder of Wanganui Trawlers, which later became Wanganui Seafoods, passed away on October 5, aged 88.

It’s been a long time coming, and thousands of hours of collaborative work has gone into it, but the announcement that the Kaikōura pāua and kina…

It’s the new fishing year and Oceans and Fisheries Minister, David Parker, has announced the reviews of 15 fish stocks in the twice-yearly…

The World Fisheries Congress, underway now in Adelaide, South Australia, has gone to a 100 percent virtual format due to global travel restrictions…

The rollout of geospatial position reporting (GPR) and real time electronic reporting (ER) in the New Zealand’s commercial fishing industry had…

The fight to get the Antipodean albatross over the finish line in first place in this year’s Bird of the Year Awards is starting hard and starting…

The strike from Ngāi Tahu on New Zealand’s largest seafood company this week will have surprised many in the industry, but the impact of that stake in…

Two years on from consultation on the Hector’s and Māui dolphin Threat Management Plan (TMP), there is eerie silence around the Māui dolphin’s major…

It is easy, when you consider the hundreds of hours and hard work associated with organising a conference for 300 delegates, to be devasted at its…

The Seafood New Zealand annual conference is being held over two days next week in Nelson. It is a time we celebrate the incredible leaps the New…