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Mid-week decision will be made on a Friday or Saturday start to the lobster fishery in southwest Nova Scotia
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The start of the lobster season that had been delayed for Monday now won’t happen until Friday or Saturday in southwestern Nova Scotia and along the province’s south shore. During a Monday morning 8 a.m. ...
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: Study documents lobster fishermen’s concerns with finfish aquaculture
YARMOUTH, N.S. – While there were no real surprises in the findings, for the first time lobster fishermen’s concerns about the impact of finfish aquaculture on the lobster fishery have been documented in a scientific manner. Released ...
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: A.F. Theriault and Son Ltd. has diversified its products but lobster boats remain at the core of the business
METEGHAN RIVER, N.S. – As fishermen have been working in yards and on wharfs preparing gear for the upcoming lobster season, the region’s largest family-run private boat yard has been marking its 80th anniversary in ...
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: Market conditions prime for Canadian lobster
SOUTHWESTERN NS – Market conditions for live lobster exports appear to be prime heading into the season opening for LFAs 33 and 34. Export markets to Europe and China are strong, as is the U.S. economy. Add to that stable exchange rates and ...
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: Testing the Nova Scotia waters with ropeless gear
HALIFAX, NS – Fisheries innovation was being put to the test earlier this month in southwestern Nova Scotia and the Bay of Fundy with the start of a pilot study on the effectiveness and practicality of ropeless fishing gear technology for the ...
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: Largest lobster fishing season opens in southwestern Nova Scotia next week
SOUTHWESTERN N.S. – The largest commercial lobster season in the region, the province and the country gets underway next week in southwestern Nova Scotia and along the province’s south shore with the opening of the LFA 34 and 33 lobster ...
Yarmouth online retailer hopes people maintain consumer confidence despite Canada Post labour dispute
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The first time Miguel D’Eon and his business partners stepped back and took a look at their work, they knew they had nailed it. Their Yarmouth-based online retailer Saltwreck has seen local, provincial and national ...
Beer, bubbles, passion and products: Southwestern N.S. businesspeople share their successes and innovations
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Dustin DuPrat got his first paycheck as a labourer at the age of 13 with one of his uncle’s companies. Growing up in a rural area, he was either running through a farmers’ field or he was on a job site with a ...
The financial stress factor
It isn’t uncommon to be stressed out and worried about your finances. But when that stress and worry affects your life and mental health, it’s time to get help. And, as Laurie Campbell, CEO of Credit Canada says, worrying ...
SMALL BUSINESS ESSENTIALS: How to stop missing sales opportunities
In my last article, I reviewed some tips from the owner of Mind’s Eye Creative, Ashton Rodenhiser, on how to use cold email pitching to grow your business. The other key to Rodenhiser’s success in tripling her annual income is how she ...