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Fishing is a global business and vital to feed the world – archive, 1960

Every development in the fishing industry to-day points to the fact that it is becoming world business. Among the latest proposals for expansion is the employment of two former aircraft carriers which are to be converted into mother ships operating with fleets of trawlers working at sea. Fish factory ships are becoming more popular. Their crews not only catch fish in the trawl; they fillet it, process it, make fishmeal and liver oil, and finally […]

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Fishing for Success adopts waste not, want not approach in programming for women

On a commercial level, seafood by-products remaining after processing have a number of uses. They can be turned into fishmeal, fish oil, fertilizer or livestock feed, or be used in medicinal applications. Seafood caught by recreational fish harvesters, however, generally isn’t used in the same way and results in a significant amount of wastage. “Right now, with the type of processing method that’s used for codfish, mostly what’s removed is the fillet and the tongue. […]

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