Unanimous Agreement on Aquaculture & Fisheries Bill Principles

The Scottish Parliament has unanimously agreed the principles of the Aquaculture and Fisheries Bill.

Gyrodactylus – Scotland’s Contingency Plan

A contingency plan to tackle a disease which could wipe out 2,000 jobs if it contaminated Scottish salmon stocks was published on Monday. Gyrodactylus salaris (Gs), a deadly parasite of Atlantic salmon, is not present in Scotland but is found […]

Tweed Salmon – Numerous, but Getting Smaller?

Long-term decline in average weight of fish caught began in the mid-1980's