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South Carolina Commercial shrimp trawling season opening May 27

white shrimp atlanticShrimp season normally opens in mid to late May, after the peak spawning period of white shrimp has occurred. Following a relatively mild winter, this year’s opening date is fairly typical. Eight smaller provisional areas were opened last week to shrimp trawling. S.C. Shrimpers Association president Richard Billington said that shrimpers are looking forward to a good harvest of large, white shrimp in 2015. Read the rest here 16:41

Opening of Harbour Breton’s salmon processing plant delayed

About 150 people hoping to be employed at the salmon processing plant in Harbour Breton will have to wait another six months. The Barry Group had hoped to employ 150 people at the plant by this summer or fall. Read more here 09:59