What Does “In Season” Mean About Fish? 

Posted on Aug 5, 2020 in Fish Processing, Fishing Industry, Fresh Fish
What Does “In Season” Mean About Fish? 

Just like fruits and veggies have certain seasons that they are the best for harvesting, fish species also have seasons! While some fish stay in the New England waters all season long, others only visit for a few short weeks before moving on to other locations. Waters across the globe are similar in their patterns […]

China Tariffs Impacting the Fishing Industry

Posted on Oct 23, 2019 in Fishing Industry, Impact of Fishing, News
China Tariffs Impacting the Fishing Industry

Wondering how the trade war with China is going? It’s not just impacting the U.S. farming or industrial sectors, it is hitting the fishing industry hard as well. Let’s take a closer look at the China tariffs and how consumers could be feeling the pinch as well next time they purchase seafood.  What is the […]

Harnessing New England’s Natural Seafood Source

  As a Fish Processing company with experience in the business of over 70 years, we’ve learned a lot about our regions fresh supply of seafood and all that goes into harnessing this. We see different species of fish coming from the day boats at the auction, and we’re always delighted with whatever they bring, […]

Ocean Perch, Bay Scallops, and Haddock This Winter

Posted on Jan 1, 2019 in Commercial Fishing, Fishing Industry, Fresh

When people enjoy fresh fish, they don’t often realize that fish have seasons, too. Fish migrate depending on the season, climate, and temperature. For example, in New England, you won’t find striped bass during the winter. Let’s take a look at two of the most common fresh fish during this time of year.   During […]

A Unique Look into Channel Fish Processing Company

Posted on Oct 5, 2018 in Fishing Industry, History

We are a family-owned, seafood processing and distribution company that conducts business globally. Channel Fish Processing provides a wide variety of fresh and frozen products to our consumers. In New England, there are a many seafood processing and distributing companies to choose to work with. But have you learned about why people are constantly choosing […]

Saltwater vs. Freshwater Fishing

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 in Fishing Industry, Types of Fishing

Within the fishing community, there’s a constant discussion as to which type of fishing is better: saltwater or freshwater. There are advantages and disadvantages to each type of fishing. Different fisherman fish for different species in different situations. Let’s take a deeper look at the details of both types of fishing. The fisherman’s choice regarding […]

Economic Impacts of the U.S. Fishing Industry

When thinking of fishing, the first thing that usually comes to mind is being on a boat, casting a line, and enjoying a beautiful summer day. But when we look deeper into fishing as an industry, we can really understand its importance and economic impact. The fishing industry greatly impacts coastal towns and cities, but […]