Category Archive: 'Tim Sughrue'

GOOD FRIDAY

1. THIS FRIDAY IS “GOOD FRIDAY”!! With Easter being this coming Sunday, “Holy Week” has some of the highest fish demand of the year. Anything that even smells like fish is worth money. 2. PLENTY OF FRESH HPP VENZ JUMBO THIS WEEK! For the first time in two weeks, the supply of fresh Venezuelan crabmeat will meet or […]

VENZ CRABMEAT PRODUCTION ON SHAKY GROUND

1. VENZ CRABMEAT PRODUCTION ON SHAKY GROUND.  Between the electricity outages and fuel shortages, it is a wonder they can produce any crabmeat at all. Demand is outstripping the supply. Prices are inching higher each week. We have crested the $21 mark. I hope this is it for increases but not totally sure.   2. LOCAL OCEAN […]

So Many Bluefins!

1. SO MANY BLUEFINS THEY ARE A NUISANCE! At the Boston Seafood Show, I had the pleasure of spending some time speaking to Captain Wesley of the 99 foot F/V IVY ROSE. He and his family fish some of the most productive sword & tuna fishing grounds in the world off of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Capt Wesley […]