salmon

Genetically modified salmon for sale in Canada

Toronto, Canada (CBC/NBCNC) – The world’s first genetically modified salmon is being offered for sale in Canada. Massachusetts-based Aqua Bounty Technologies said it’s sold about five tons of fresh salmon fillets to Canadian customers. But it isn’t saying exactly where you can …

Ocean salmon season in S. Oregon likely to close

Portland, Ore. – It could be a rough salmon season for southern Oregon and northern California fishermen. The Pacific Fishery Management Council is suggesting closing this year’s ocean salmon season from the Humbug Creek Area south of Port Orford down to Eureka. …

FDA approves genetically modified salmon

The first genetically modified animal has been approved for consumption in the US. The Food and Drug Administration says genetically modified salmon is safe to eat and can be sold in the US. The FDA approved Aqua-Bounty Technologies’ application for its Aqua-Advantage …

Storms strand salmon

Mason County, Wash. — (KING) After days of rain, schools of chum salmon are trapped along a roadside ditch in Mason County, Washington. “Several of the salmon had actually log-jammed right up here,” Bob Ames said. “I was very surprised to see …