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Icelandic Summer-spawning Herring-, Ling- and Tusk fisheries IRFM certified
29 August 2019

Icelandic Summer-spawning Herring-, Ling- and Tusk fisheries IRFM certified

On August 23, 2019 SAI Global´s Fishery Certification Committee granted the species Ling, Tusk and Herring full certification to the IRFM Standard version 2.0.

TAC quotas for 2019/2020 follow scientific advice
9 July 2019

TAC quotas for 2019/2020 follow scientific advice

For the upcoming fishing year, starting on the 1 September 2019, the cod quota has been increased to 272,411 tons from 264,437 tons for the year before.

Icelandic Goldfish redfish re-certified
8 July 2019

Icelandic Goldfish redfish re-certified

On the 3rd of July 2019, an independent certification committee of Global Trust/SAI Global awarded re-certification to the Icelandic Golden redfish.

New employee at IRFF
7 June 2019

New employee at IRFF

Sigrid Merino Sardà, BA in Law, has been hired from May this year as a specialist/ analyst at IRFF´s office for the next six months.

Seafood Expo Global in Brussels 7-9 May
6 May 2019

Seafood Expo Global in Brussels 7-9 May

The Seafood Expo Global and the Seafood Processing Global will be held on May 7 – 9 in Brussels.

Revised Chain of Custody standard published
28 March 2019

Revised Chain of Custody standard published

Revision 3.0 of IRFF Chain of Custody Standard published and effective from March 29, 2019.

Seafood Expo in Boston 17-19 March
15 March 2019

Seafood Expo in Boston 17-19 March

The Seafood Expo North America will be held on March 17 - 19, 2019.

Inspired by Iceland seminar at NASF 2019
6 March 2019

Inspired by Iceland seminar at NASF 2019

The 14th NASF in Bergen started today, 5 March. This year, Iceland will be the conference´s guest of honor and today the Icelandic delegation hosted a seminar called "Inspired by Iceland" with theme "sustainability, quality and innovation".

Icelandic Delegation at North Atlantic Seafood Forum 2019
27 February 2019

Icelandic Delegation at North Atlantic Seafood Forum 2019

The North Atlantic Seafood Forum (NASF) conference will be held on March 5-7 in Bergen, Norway.

Golden redfish charms German consumers
30 January 2019

Golden redfish charms German consumers

Iceland Responsible Fisheries (IRF) introduced Icelandic golden redfish to German consumers at “Grüne Woche”, a large Food and Agricultural Trade Show which is held annually in Berlin.