Fisheries and Aquaculture - 2010

January, February, March, April, May, June,
July, August, September, October, November, December


January 20
Funding Provided for Marketing of Cooked and Peeled Shrimp

January 21
Province Awards Tenders for Construction of Wharves at Pool’s Cove and Hermitage

January 22
Media Advisory: Minister Available to the Media Following Meeting with FFAW and ASP



February 15
Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Meetings of Atlantic Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers
Aquaculture Industry Targets Expansion with Training
Federal and Atlantic Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers Work Together to Improve the Atlantic Fishing and Aquaculture Industry

February 17
Provincial Government Funds Energy Efficiency Workshops for Fishing Industry


March 5
Minister Urges Continued Movement Toward Solutions for Fishing Industry

March 10
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Seal Luncheon in Ottawa

March 11
Province Releases Seafood Industry Year in Review for 2009

March 12
Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Boston Seafood Show

March 17
Seafood Marketing and Networking Top Priorities at Boston Seafood Show

March 18
Minister Pleased Fisheries MOU Process is Moving Forward

March 25
Ministerial Statement - Provincial Government to Fund Aquaculture Conference

Business Expansion and Positive Dividends for Future Generations Targeted in Budget 2010

March 29
Managing Our Natural Resources – For Our Children and Our Future  

March 31
Government of Canada Transfers the Bay D’Espoir Properties to the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador  


April 20
Media Availability: Minister Available to the Media Following Meeting with Fishing Industry Representatives

April 23
Minister Calls on FFAW and ASP to Resolve Crab Dispute



May 4
Research Project to Focus on Blending Omega-3 Oils with Green Tea

May 14
Media Advisory: Minister Will Attend Opening of Aquaculture Conferences

May 17
Media Advisory: Fisheries Safety Video to be Launched at Marine Institute
Fisheries Safety Video Launched at Marine Institute

May 19
Federal Government Ignores Principle of Adjacency in Application of Northern Shrimp Quota
Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Gala Dinner for Aquaculture Conferences

May 25
Ministerial Statement - Aquaculture Conference Attract International Industry
Media Advisory: Minister to Appear Before House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans


June 8
World Oceans Day 2010 a Time to Reflect on the Contribution of Oceans

June 9
Minister to Meet with Federal Counterpart

June 11
Youth and Communities Come Together for Coastal Cleanup
Media Advisory: Minister Available to Media Following Meeting with Federal Counterpart
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak to Fur Institute Annual General Meeting

June 17
Fisheries Research to Assess Impacts of Grey Seal
Ministerial Statement - Provincial Government Recognizes Contribution of Mark Small to Sealing Industry


July 2
Media Advisory: Premier Joined by Research Representatives for Fisheries Science Announcement
Newfoundland and Labrador to Enter New Era of Fisheries Science Research

July 2

High Level of Commitment to Province’s Fishing Industry Ongoing

July 7
Input Being Sought On Coastal and Oceans Management Strategy

July 15
Minister Provides Update on Fishing Industry Memorandum of Understanding

July 19
Media Advisory: Minister to Visit Coast of Bays Region

July 22
Minister Sees Firsthand the Extensive Growth and Opportunity in Coast of Bays Region


August 19
Province Pleased With Progress to Overturn EU Seal Product Ban

August 26
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Aquaculture Investment

August 27
Investment of $8 Million Supports Aquaculture Expansion


September 7
Assistance Available for Workers Affected by Closure of Gaultois Fish Plant

Media Advisory: Minister to Address Atlantic Fisheries Technological Conference

September 15
Lobster Enhancement Project to Enter Third Phase

September 20
Fishing Industry MOU Process Nearing Completion



October 8
Provincial Government Charters Fisheries Science Vessel

October 14

Minister Outlines Latest Effort in Support of Sealing Industry

October 22
Newfoundland and Labrador Pleased with Suspension of EU Seal Product Ban

October 25
Minister Awards Third Annual Scholarship

October 28
Provincial Government Supports Shrimp Fishery in Maintaining Stewardship Certification


November 1
Fishing Industry Standards Focus of New Project with Seafood Processors Association

November 3
Opportunities for Youth in Marine Sciences Key Focus of Youth and Oceans Conference Series

November 7
Media Advisory: Meetings of the Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers and the Atlantic Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister

November 9
Ministers Move Forward in St. John’s to Develop Canada’s Fisheries Potential

November 12
Mackerel Fillets Project Creating New Opportunities in Seafood Processing Sector

November 16
Media Advisory: Ministers to Address Labrador Fishermen’s Union Shrimp Company Biennial Convention

November 24
Atlantic Saury Project Supported by Provincial Government

November 26
Technology Helps to Advance Aquaculture Industry
Federal and Provincial Governments Invest in Atlantic Canada’s Lobster Industry


December 6
Media Advisory: Minister and WHSCC to Make Announcement Regarding Fishing Industry Safety

December 7
Newfoundland and Labrador to Enter New Era in Fishing Industry Safety

December 13
Ministerial Statement - Fisheries Research and Development Program Grows the Fishing Industry

December 14
Provincial Government Brings Forward Amendments to the Fishing Industry Collective Bargaining Act

December 17
Development Project for Flying Fish Roe Assists Grand Bank Processing Facility

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