Posts tagged with Shetland Fishermen’s Association

New days at sea deal
01/05/2009, by in Fishing & Sea

Fishermen in Shetland have reluctantly accepted the new days at scheme agreed between the industry and the Scottish Govern­ment following two days of talks back in March.But the Shetland Fishermen’s Association is about to undertake a research project which it hopes will show more restrictiv... Read more...

EU talks result in bigger cod quota
12/12/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

By LOUISE THOMASONTHERE was good news for the fishing industry this week with an agreement on future cod quotas.After lengthy talks in Oslo, on Wednesday the EU and Norway decided on an increase of 30 per cent in cod quota for 2009, something the Scottish fishing industry had been hoping for ... Read more...