June 2022 | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union

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MEDIA RELEASE: Former Pennecon Employees at Vale Long Harbour Owed $2.3 million in Severance

Jun 22, 2022

The underhanded, money-saving move by Vale eliminated this collective agreement between Pennecon and FFAW-Unifor as well as the established seniority list and hard-earned union-rights like paid leave and modest wage increases in future years.

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FFAW Calls for Renewed Strengthening and Preservation of Owner-Operator Inshore Fishery

Jun 20, 2022

If strengthened and protected, the historical Newfoundland and Labrador small-scale fishery has the potential to provide economic sustainability to our province for generations to come.

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REMINDER – 3Ps Lobster Fishing Season Closure Dates

Jun 17, 2022

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA   NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS   nf.22.161B       Jun. 16, 2022   REMINDER –

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2GHJ Commercial Scallop Fishery Opening

Jun 16, 2022

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA   NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS   nf.22.160B   2022-082   Jun. 15, 2022   2GHJ Commercial

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Summer Shrimp Negotiations Update

Jun 15, 2022

It is a privileged position to hold a processing license in Newfoundland and Labrador. These companies must not be permitted to halt operations while a fishery remains open. 

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2022 Capelin Price Decision

Jun 15, 2022

The Price Setting Panel has just announced the price of capelin for the 2022 fishing season, siding with the FFAW’s

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Atlantic Halibut Opening in 4R for Quebec Region Fleet

Jun 15, 2022

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA   NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS   nf.22.159B   2022-079   Jun. 15, 2022   Atlantic Halibut

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Harvesters Frustrated by Provincial Mismanagement of Snow Crab Fishery

Jun 15, 2022

The provincial government’s refusal to take meaningful steps towards addressing any concerns plaguing the inshore fishery is hurting the economic prosperity harvesters, plant workers and coastal communities.

dfo-announcements

HERRING FIXED GEAR FISHERY CLOSING IN AREA 12 AND PORTIONS OF AREA 13

Jun 14, 2022

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA   NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS   nf.22.157B   2022-078   Jun. 14, 2022   HERRING FIXED

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HERRING FIXED GEAR FISHERY CLOSING IN PORTIONS OF AREA 14

Jun 14, 2022

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA   NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS   nf.22.158B   2022-078   Jun. 14, 2022   HERRING FIXED

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