|Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute |
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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2012
The state agency charged with promoting Alaska’s abundance of wild seafood drew kudos from major customers this past week for success in establishing the Alaska brand and for seeking independent certification of sustainable fisheries. The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute last year hired Ireland based Global Trust to assess Alaska’s wild fisheries in salmon, halibut/black cod, groundfish, Pollock and crab against the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization code of conduct for responsible fisheries.
The move away from the Marine Stewardship Council’s certification program, ASMI officials... http://fnonlinenews.blogspot.com/2012/08/asmi-customers-bullish-on-independent.html