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Floods Force Catfish Plants To Close Down
VIET NAM - Around 70 per cent of all catfish processing plants in the Mekong Delta have been forced to shut down because of a severe raw material shortage caused by the ongoing floods. VietNamBusinessNews states that in Dong Thap and An Giang provinc
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Catfish Processing Down 23 Per Cent
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during September 2011 totaled 30.3 million pounds round weight, down 23 per cent from September 2010. The average price paid to producers was $1.28 per pound for September 2011, down 0.2 cent from last month but 4
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Catfish Processing Down 35 Per Cent
US - The latest report from the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) shows that farm-raised catfish processed during May 2011 reached 24.7 million pounds round weight, down 35 per cent from May 2010. The average price paid to produ
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Catfish Processing Down 36 Per Cent
US - A recent report by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) have reported that farmed catfish processed during April 2011, totaling 23.6 million pounds round weight, was down 36 per cent from the previous year. The average price paid
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Catfish Processing Down 12 Per Cent From Last Year
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during January 2011 totaled 35.1 million pounds round weight, down 12 per cent from January 2010. The average price paid to producers was 93.1 cents per pound for January 2011, up 7.0 cents from last month and
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Proposed Rule For The Inspection Of Catfish
US - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced a proposed rule requiring inspection of catfish and catfish products by USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). USDA is proposing these regulations to implement provisions as requ
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Safeguarding Catfish, Tilapia Fillets from Foodborne Pathogens
US - On a chilly winter night, quick and easy-to-prepare broiled catfish or tilapia fillets – seasoned with ginger and garlic – might make a tasty and satisfying choice for your evening meal. US Department of Agriculture (USDA) food microbiolog
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Ada's Smoked Catfish Withdrawn
UK - Ada's Smoked Catfish is being withdrawn from sale because it has been labelled with an identification mark of a food manufacturer that is no longer authorised for use. The Agency has issued a Food Alert for Action asking local authorities to ma
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Catfish Processing Up 4 Per Cent From Last Year
US - Total catfish processed in March 2010 was up compared to the same time last year, according to figures puclished by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, US Department of Agriculture. Farm-raised ca
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Catfish Processing Up Nine per cent
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during February 2010 totalled 41.0 million pounds round weight, up nine per cent from February 2009, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, US Department of
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Catfish Processing Increases
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during December 2009 totaled 33.8 million pounds round weight, up three per cent from December 2008. The average price paid to producers was 76.3 cents per pound for December 2009, down 0.2 cent from last month and
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Catfish Processing Down Seven Per Cent
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during September 2009 totalled 36.4 million pounds round weight, down 7 percent from September 2008. The average price paid to producers was 77.2 cents per pound for September 2009, up 0.3 cent from last month but 5
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Catfish Processing Down 4 Percent from Last Year
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during July 2009 totaled 41.0 million pounds round weight, down 4 percent from July 2008. The average price paid to producers was 77.1 cents per pound for July 2009, up 0.8 cent from last month but 4.7 cents below
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US Catfish Plan Threatens Trade War
GENERAL - A new US catfish plan is threatening a trade war with Viet Nam. After years of arguing that the Vietnamese fish isn't catfish — and winning a federal law saying as much — the U.S. farmers are now trying to have it both ways, r
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Expert Supports USDA Inspections for Catfish
MISSISSIPPI, US - Carol Engle, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB), recently offered a scientific foundation for her support of U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspectio
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Catfish Processing Down 10 Per Cent from Last Year
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during May 2009 totalled 39.9 million pounds round weight, down 10 per cent from May 2008. The average price paid to producers was 76.2 cents per pound for May 2009, down 0.1 cent from last month and 1.4 cents bel
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Mekong Catfish Prices up 20 Per Cent
VIET NAM - Catfish prices in the Mekong Delta have surged 20 per cent overnight, leaving farmers and traders short of fish. The price stands at VND17,000 (US$1) a kilo and is expected to top VND19,000 shortly, compared to the longstanding VND14,000 (
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US Catfish Processing Down Seven Per Cent
US - Report by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Farm-raised catfish processed during March 2009 totaled 44.8 million pounds round weight, down 7 per cent from March 20
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Russia May Reopen Market to Vietnamese Catfish
VIET NAM - Russia will likely open up its market for Vietnamese catfish products again after months of interruption due to food safety concerns, as a group of local seafood processors left for Russia on Monday to ink an agreement to this effect. Viet
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Spain Denies Allegations Against Vietnam's Catfish
VIET NAM - The central food security watchdog of Spain has denied the existence of any crisis in relation to the imports of Vietnam’s tra and basa catfish into the country and attributed the misinterpretations to the “false information” provide
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Catfish Processing Down 16 Per Cent from Last Year
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during December 2008 totaled 32.6 million pounds round weight, down 16 per cent from December 2007. The average price paid to producers was 82.1 cents per pound for December 2008, down 0.1 cent from last month but
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Catfish Processing Down Eight per cent from Last Year
US - Farm-raised catfish processed during November 2008 totaled 37.1 million pounds round weight, down 8 percent from November 2007. The average price paid to producers was 82.2 cents per pound for November 2008, down 0.3 cents from last month but
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