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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Dec 4th, 2021
New England Shrimp Fishery to Stay Closed Amid Warming Waters
An Atlantic states marine fisheries commission board voted to keep the fishery shuttered for at least three more years.
Dec 17th, 2021
Court Reinstates Ban Lobster Fishing Off Maine Cost to Save Whales
The government's role is “assuring the right whales are protected from a critical risk of death,” the court ruled.
Nov 17th, 2021
Customs Dispute Threatens U.S. Supply of Fish Sticks, Filets
US Customs and Border Protection says Canadian shippers are violating the Jones Act, which requires that goods shipped between US ports be transported on US-owned ships.
Oct 12th, 2021
US Lobster Fishing to Face Harvesting Restrictions in Attempt to Save Whales
The new rules, announced Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, are designed to protect the North Atlantic right whale.
Sep 1st, 2021
Commission to Use Boat Tracking to Monitor Lobster Fishing, Protect Whales
Tracking devices would record the location of vessels while they are fishing.
Aug 16th, 2021
Maine Shrimp Fishery's Reopening Threatened by Warm Waters
The fishery has been shuttered since 2013, and warming ocean waters threaten to thwart hopes of reopening it.
Aug 9th, 2021
Scallop Harvest to Decline Again This Year, But Still Strong
Sea scallops are one of the most profitable resources in the Atlantic.
Jul 15th, 2021
Lobster Fisheries Leery Over Upcoming Whale Protections
New rules could necessitate major changes for people in the industry.
Jul 5th, 2021
Lobster Lovers Will Have to Pay a Premium This Summer
Lobster is more expensive than usual this season due to a limited supply, high demand and the reopening of the economy.
Jun 8th, 2021
Maine Kelp Growers Might Double Last Year's Record Harvest
The seaweed harvest has grown during the coronavirus pandemic because of increased demand for healthy foods.
May 3rd, 2021
Maine Lobstermen's 2020 Catch Took Only Slight Decline Amid Virus
The final totals were better than some feared.
Mar 24th, 2021