Shrimp grid developed to keep langoustine by-catch
The experimental grid has an opening to allow langoustine to pass through into the codend instead of being filtered out with other by-catches. Image: Liz B. Kolstad Kvalvik, Havforskningsinstituttet 

Shrimp grid developed to keep langoustine by-catch

Norwegian coastal fishermen have since the beginning of this year been required to use a sorting grid when trawling for shrimp, with the disadvantage that they lose a valuable by-catch…

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Tank trip showcases new trawls
More than 55 skippers and fleet managers attended Vónin’s flume tank session. Image: Vónin

Tank trip showcases new trawls

Instead of the usual policy of sending out a small number of selected invitations to one of its flume tank sessions, the Vónin sales team decided to invite everyone. The…

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