Barbados Embarking On Fish Waste Silage Project

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Between 30 and 70 per cent of every fish caught by local fishermen is discarded, and efforts are being put in place to reduce this wastage. Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey, made this disclosure last Friday, during a press conference on the upcoming Fish Waste Silage Project, held at the Embassy of the Argentine Republic …

FAO Ready To Lend Support To Barbados Fisheries

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Government has been urged to outline its requests for assistance in dealing with matters within its fisheries sector, including the handling of Sargassum seaweed, and make a formal request to the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO). This follows a courtesy call recently between Minister of Maritime Affairs, Kirk Humphrey, and FAO officials, at the Ministry’s Charnocks, Christ Church office.  In …