Category Archives: Fishermen

Seafood Lobby Day – WED, June 14

BOTTOM LINE: If this bill were to pass, it would be the first step in eradicating commercial fishing from our public trust waters…and unless you go to the coast yourself and catch it, you won’t be able to enjoy NC … Continue reading

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The 1997 NC Fisheries Reform Act: An Oral History Perspective

The Fisheries Reform Act is the most significant fisheries legislation in NC history. In 1994, the NC General Assembly approved a moratorium on the sale of new commercial fishing licenses and established the 19-member Fisheries Moratorium Steering Committee to oversee … Continue reading

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Shrimp Math – DENY the Petition

They refused to do the math, so we did it. Join us in Wilmington this Wed & Thurs #catchmath #denythepetition >> http://www.nccatch.org/blogs/44

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Stones Bay Oysters

CATCH INFO: Shellfish Cultivated near Sneads Ferry, NC Grower: Matthew & Kimberly Schwab – Hold Fast Oyster Co. Cultivation Method: bottom cages TASTING NOTES NOSE: Inviting and fresh with hints of salty seawater. BODY: Moderate brine that doesn’t overwhelm the … Continue reading

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Endurance Seafood – Oriental, NC

Great to see folks like Keith being featured…great guy, great seafood, and great steward of the resource!

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NC’s Shrimp Industry in Jeopardy

NC Shrimp Could Disappear from Your Plate from NC Catch on Vimeo. Recently, a petition was submitted by special interest groups to the North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission (NCMFC) …the governing body of NC’s marine resources…to implement new regulations that … Continue reading

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Salmon caught by NC Fishermen!

We are excited offer Sockeye Salmon caught by fishermen from Asheville, NC. Each summer, Heidi and Steve leave for Alaska and spend the summer fishing Bristol Bay. They then process and bring back the best possible wild caught salmon you … Continue reading

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Day at the Docks in Hatteras – SEPT 17-19

Day at the Docks 2015 kicks off at 4 p.m. Thursday, September 17 with Talk of the Villages: From Local Waters to Your Plate at the Hatteras Village Civic Center. A dynamic panel of experts will share their personal seafood … Continue reading

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Chadwick Creek Oysters

CATCH INFO: Shellfish Cultivated in Bayboro, NC Grower: Chris Matteo Cultivation Method: Bottom Cages >> VIDEO: Raw Oyster Shucking Techniques Recent PRESS: CCO featured in NC Sea Grant’s COASTWATCH Magazine Your Guide to the South’s Best Farmed Oysters – Southern … Continue reading

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Know Your Fisherman: 10 questions with Dewey Hemilright

We deeply admire the watermen out there that are responsible for the catch we haul to you each week. We have sourced customer favorites like Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna and Blueline Tilefish from Dewey Hemilright and his boat the Tar … Continue reading

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