September 2017 | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union


New gulf halibut management system leads to 102% price increase since start

Sep 25, 2017

09/25/2017 In 2013, the Newfoundland and Labrador gulf halibut fishery moved from a derby fishery to a more measured and


Now Accepting Applications for Green Crab Mitigation in Placentia Bay

Sep 25, 2017

09/25/2017 FFAW is now accepting applications for green crab harvesting in Placentia Bay. This work is a component of the


Fortune Bay Green Crab Draw Results

Sep 21, 2017

09/21/2017 The Fortune Bay green crab draw has taken place and harvesters who have been successful will be called by


MEDIA ADVISORY: Installation of the new jib crane donated to FFAW members from fellow union local Steelfab Industries

Sep 20, 2017

09/20/2017 MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT: Installation of the new jib crane donated to FFAW members from fellow union local Steelfab Industries


Green Crab Mitigation Draw on Wednesday

Sep 18, 2017

09/18/2017 The green crab draw will take place on Wednesday. Harvesters who are successful will be contacted on Thursday.


The Union Forum – Fall 2017

Sep 17, 2017

Click here to read the Fall 2017 edition of the Union Forum Magazine.


DFO ignores largest stakeholder, moves ahead with flawed science in northern shrimp

Sep 14, 2017

09/14/2017 For immediate release. September 14, 2017 MONTREAL, QC – FFAW-Unifor strongly objects to DFO’s decision to move forward with


FFAW President Presents to Federal Cabinet

Sep 12, 2017

09/12/2017 St. John’s, NL – Today, FFAW-Unifor President Keith Sullivan had the opportunity to present to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau


New Committee Seeks Fair Access to Adjacent Resources in Newfoundland and Labrador

Sep 7, 2017

09/07/2017 ST. JOHN’S, NL – FFAW-Unifor is pleased to announce the formation of a new fisheries committee focused on securing


Applications being accepted for green crab mitigation in Fortune Bay

Sep 5, 2017

09/05/2017 Funding has been approved by the Department of Fisheries and Land Resources for green crab mitigation in Fortune Bay.

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