Daily Archives: September 7, 2021

Fisheries and Seafood Scheme: New funding rounds open

7th September 2021 On 25 August, the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) opened four funding rounds for applications to help support the fishing and seafood sector in England. The time-limited competitive rounds, which are being delivered by the MMO on behalf of DEFRA under the £6.1m Fisheries and Seafood Scheme (FaSS), will match-fund projects that ‘deliver sustainable growth in the catching, ...

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Covid impacts on crab sector analysed in new report

6th September 2021 A study on Covid-19 impacts on the brown crab supply chain has been released by the European Market Observatory for Fisheries and Aquaculture Products. The study is based on publicly available literature, research, news articles and data, and contributions from stakeholders in the UK, Ireland, France and Norway. In 2019, the Food and Agriculture Organisation reported a ...

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