December 9, 2015
blue crab

Crab Industry Workshop, Madisonville

01:00 pm - 04:00 pm @

Louisiana Fisheries Forward, a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and Louisiana Sea Grant collaborative program, will host a free, crab industry workshop next week in Madisonville. Workshop topics include shedding problems and solutions (with a shedding tank demonstration), crab license information, water quality, value-added products and more. These presentations…

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December 9, 2015
shrimp on a scale

Shrimp Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ ,

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend. Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 10:00 a.m. Terrebonne Council Meeting Room 8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360 AGENDA Roll call and introduction of guests Approval of September 14, 2015 meeting minutes and December…

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December 15 - 17, 2015
Picking crab meat

Basic Seafood HACCP Training

The LSU AgCenter’s School of Nutrition and Food Sciences offers a two and a half day basic Seafood HACCP training designed to educate seafood processors, packers, wholesales, importers, harvesters and warehouses about seafood safety. Participants who complete the course receive a certificate issued by the Association of Food and Drug…

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December 14, 2015
fish filet Louisiana Fisheries Forward

Sanitation Control Procedures Training

08:30 am - 04:45 pm @ ,

The Sanitation Control Procedures for Fish and Fishery Products course is intended to assist the seafood industry—processors, packers, wholesales, importers, harvesters and warehouses—in developing and implementing “Sanitation Control Procedures” as mandated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This regulation is commonly know as the “Seafood HACCP Regulation” which became…

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November 13, 2015
LA Fisheries Forward caged oysters

RESCHEDULED: Oyster Industry Workshop-Houma

10:00 am - 01:00 pm @ ,

This free workshop will offer critical legislative updates for oyster harvesters and dealers, in particular new sack labeling requirements from the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry. Scheduled topics include: Method of sale of oysters (LDAF) Oyster harvesting tags & requirements (LDHH) Private seed production Industry legislative updates Avoiding common enforcement issues…

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October 14, 2015
Raw oysters in wooden crate

Oyster Lease Moratorium Lifting Committee

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Oyster Task Force Oyster Lease Moratorium Lifting Committee John Tesvich, Chairman Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 1:00 P.M. UNO Advanced Technology Center 2021 Lakeshore Dr., STE 210 New Orleans, LA 70122 AGENDA I.            Roll Call and introduction of guests II.          Continuing discussion…

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October 8, 2015
group of Louisiana blue crabs

Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @ ,

The Louisiana Crab Task Force will meet Thursday, October 8, at 1:00 p.m., though the location has moved from the UNO Technology Center to the Lindy Boggs Building (UNO), 2045 Lakeshore Drive, Room 236, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122. Agenda: I.       Roll Call and introduction of guests II.    …

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October 1, 2015
shorebirds and pelican in shallow water at Grand Isle

Wildlife & Fisheries Commission Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The next regular Commission Meeting will be held at 9:30 AM on Thursday, October 1, 2015, at the Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters Building located at 2000 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge, LA The following items will be discussed: I.     Call to order II.     Roll call III.     Approval of minutes from last meeting IV.    …

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