seafood

More than 85% of the seafood Americans eat is imported

Jun 30, 2014
Author Paul Greenberg says we could fix our aquaculture infrastructure.
Posted In: fish, seafood, exports, Alaska
Bangladesh's Shrimp Industry Accused Of Worker Exploitation

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

Apr 16, 2014
A bacterial infection is roiling through shrimp farms in Southeast Asia.
Posted In: shrimp, seafood

Why restaurants are scrimping on shrimp

Dec 27, 2013
Shrimp prices have soared to a 12-year high since an outbreak of a deadly illness called Early Mortality Syndrome.
Posted In: shrimp, seafood

Shrimp prices go big

Sep 2, 2013
Lobster prices have been shockingly low this summer -- $2.20/pound dockside. Climate change is a key reason given, but what's going on with shrimp? The price is through the roof.
Posted In: shrimp, lobster, seafood

How healthy and clean was seafood from the Gulf of Mexico before the oil spill?

Aug 3, 2010
According to a lot of people I've talked to for stories about the oil spill, demand for Gulf seafood is off. It seems like a lot of people are a...
Posted In: BP, contaminants, fishing, NOAA, oil spill, polution, seafood, season, shrimp, testing, water

What are the best fish to eat--for me and the environment?

Jul 15, 2010
Easy Answer: According to the Monterey Bay Aquarium's "Super Green List" the best fish for eating are: Albacore Tuna (troll- or pole-caught, from...
Posted In: fish, seafood, sustainablitiy

What's the government doing to test seafood from the Gulf to make sure it's safe?

Jul 2, 2010
Easy Answer: Sniffing it.  Eating it.  And testing it for chemicals....
Posted In: oil spill, seafood