USDA Proposes Better Access to Seafood in WIC Program

Image: National WIC Association. Federal officials in late November proposed changes for participants in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC), including improved access to canned fish, to reflect the latest dietary guidelines. These science-based revisions, recommended by the National Academies of Science, Engineers and Medicine (NASEM) and the Dietary Guidelines […]

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Tax Credit Program Extended for Seafood Processors

Fresh caught halibut drop from the bottom of a transport basket after being hoisted by crane from a fishing boat at a dock in Alaska. Photo licensed from Adobe Stock. Legislation signed into law in early July extends the sunset date for an Alaska tax credit program for seafood processors that bring value-added product to […]

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ASMI Partners with Cruise Industry to Promote Alaska Seafood

Image via Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is partnering with Holland America Line to promote the company’s exclusive use of Alaska seafood on its six ships bringing visitors to the 49th state. ASMI spokeswoman Ashley Heimbigner said the partnership would include stories from harvesters and processors of Alaska seafood as well as […]

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ASMI Partners with Cruise Industry to Promote Alaska Seafood

Image via Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is partnering with Holland America Line to promote the company’s exclusive use of Alaska seafood on its six ships bringing visitors to the 49th state. ASMI spokeswoman Ashley Heimbigner said the partnership would include stories from harvesters and processors of Alaska seafood as well as […]

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