Weather permitting, thousands of lobster fishermen in southwestern Nova Scotia will be heading to sea on November 29, marking the start of the six-month lobster fishery in lobster fishing areas (LFA) 33 and 34.
Atlantic Canada’s all-encompassing commercial marine event is returning to the Mile One Centre in St. John’s, N.L. The much-anticipated face-to-face event is scheduled to take place November 19-20, 2021 – kicking off the 7th...
Although a lot has happened, fundamentally not much has changed in the past year since First Nations in Nova Scotia have sought to exercise their treaty right under the Marshall Decision to earn a moderate livelihood.
A solid shore price and a quality catch are expected when the lobster fishing area (LFA) 35 fishery opens on Oct. 14 in the Bay of Fundy. There’s a lot of anticipation around a...
An aging workforce, the ability to fill entry-level positions and COVID-19 have seafood processors in Nova Scotia looking for creative ways to recruit employees. “Labour shortages are a growing concern for numerous members of...
The Nova Scotia Boatbuilders Association and the Nova Scotia Fisheries Sector Council are among the 14 sector council members of the Association of Industry Sector Councils (AISC) which are embarking on labour market data collection projects this...
Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd. is going through the process of amending the boundaries at four of its salmon farm sites in Nova Scotia. The boundary amendments are necessary to comply with the new Aquaculture...
The Air Cargo Logistics Park at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport is expected to be fully open for operations by the end of 2021. “We anticipate the building will be complete in the late...
The development of a new land-based salmon hatchery near Centreville on Digby Neck is the next big project on the books in Nova Scotia for Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd., the Atlantic Canadian salmon farming division of family-owned...
For generations, Atlantic Canadians have proven themselves to be some of the most innovative fishing boat designers and builders in the world. Now, another company from this region will be drawing on its decades...
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