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December 14, 2017

 

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Drink Beer To Feed Fish And Help Save The Planet

Fish food made with spent grains from breweries and distilleries may be part of the answer to the fish meal problem in aquaculture.

November 9, 2017

 

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The Slow Destruction Of An Iraqi National Dish

The lack of clean water, sanctions and ISIS have all contributed to depleting the supply of fish, and a shortage of masgouf, a beloved Iraqi dish.

September 10, 2017

 

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Central Europeans Ask Why They Get Cheaper Ingredients

Fish sticks with less fish. Lunchmeat with less meat. Central Europeans say packaged foods sold there have lower quality standards than same brands in the West.

August 29, 2017

 

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To Keep Sturgeon Sustainable, Farm And Fishery Work Together

Demand for seafood is rising but wild stocks aren't. A hatchery owner is hoping his model of responsible agriculture can keep fish on the menu and in the water.

April 7, 2017

 

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The Race To Fish Slows Down

Catch shares allot fishermen a portion of the catch in advance, in hopes of keeping them from racing each other to sea, sometimes in risky climes.

March 23, 2017

 

Cans of tuna at Whole Foods Market

Grocers Want To Make Sure Canned Tuna Was Caught Responsibly

Whole Foods this month became the latest retailer to adopt a policy to ensure the canned tuna it sells is caught with methods that don't decimate fish stocks.

January 30, 2017

 

Biologist Shaun Clements

Can New DNA Science Help Keep Our Fish Safe?

Scientists are experimenting with species' environmental DNA to find out how far and how fast it travels in streams.

October 31, 2016

 

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Hey, Looks Like Americans Are Finally Eating More Fish

A new report finds seafood consumption is up by nearly a pound from the previous year, the biggest leap in 20 years.

March 17, 2016

 

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In Fish Fry Season, Oil Finds Another Use As Homemade Fuel

The Omaha Biofuels Co-op collects from 25 restaurants around the city but also gathers about 1,000 gallons of fry oil from churches’ seasonal Lenten fish fries.

February 2, 2016

 

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Genetically Engineered Animals Could Come To Plate Near You

Researchers have developed a new breed of pig that is resistant to an incurable disease that plagues hogs barns, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome.

August 19, 2015

 

Puget Sound

Washington Drought Worst Since 1977

Seattle, Tacoma and Everett have put into place a voluntary water reduction call, asking residents to cut water usage by 10 percent.

January 29, 2015

 

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Earth Eats At 300: Wendell Berry, Parsnip Pancakes, Hemp

Today is our 300th episode! We commemorate the milestone with an interview with Wendell Berry. And, what organic farmed fish could mean for other organics.

January 29, 2015

 

Vince Orcutt harvesting fish

What Farming Fish ‘Organically’ Could Mean

The organic food market is exploding and many fish farmers and retailers want in. But some in the organic industry say “not so fast.”

May 2, 2014

 

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What Does ‘Organic’ Label Really Mean?

What "organic" means to the USDA and what it means to consumers may be two different things.

April 24, 2014

 

fisherman Jeff Smith with asian carp

Chinese Market Could Help Rid Rivers Of Invasive Asian Carp

A carp fishing industry is springing up along carp-infested U.S. waters and processors are exporting the U.S. problem fish to Chinese diners.

February 15, 2014

Make It, Eat It 

pan-seared scallops

Serving Seafood In Indiana, Food Swap, Broccoli Salad

The challenges of serving fresh seafood in an Indiana restaurant, with Chef Jeff Finch. Broccoli, Tuscan style. Btwon Food Swappers trade homemade goodies.

September 11, 2013

Radiation Woes 

Red fish on ice

South Korea Bans Fish From Fukushima Region After Leaks

Over two years after the nuclear meltdown at Fukushima, the Japanese fish trade is still feeling the repercussions .

August 21, 2013

Fishy Snacks 

caviar produced by the Paddlefish Research Center

Controversy In The Caviar

Niche fishermen are facing an unexpected challenge to their livelihood from the state of Oklahoma, which is selling the fish eggs at a deep discount.

August 14, 2013

What'll They Think Of Next? 

A cobia caught on a line

Scientists Convert Meat-Eating Fish Into Vegans

Researchers have found the key to fish-free food for "black salmon," part of a global push for alternatives that could relieve pressure on taxed fisheries.

April 22, 2013

Smells Fishy 

The heads of three fish hung up by their tails

Certification Group’s Sustainability Measures Questioned

The Marine Stewardship Council is one of the largest and most trusted certification bodies in sustainable seafood.

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