504, 2019

Notice: Harp seal tagging is in effect

April 5, 2019 We would like to bring sealer's attention to a notice we received from DFO today regarding the tagging of a few harp seals in the Gulf of  St. Lawrence with satellite linked [...]

504, 2019

NOTICE: Seal Harvest 2019 Opening Date

NOTICE TO ALL SEALERS AND FISH HARVESTERS Seal Fishery Opening - April 9, 2019   DFO advises Newfoundland and Labrador Seal harvesters that the seal fishery will re-open in Sealing Areas 4 to 23 and [...]

104, 2019

Audio: CBC at Seal Fest 2019

CBC radio show The Broadcast travelled to Quebec City this week to showcase the incredible wide range of  culinary dishes being served up at this year's Seal Fest 2019. The festival celebrates all things sealmeat [...]

1303, 2019

2019 Commercial Sealer Workshops

The PFHCB, in conjunction with DFLR, will be delivering Humane Harvesting as well as Quality/Handling/Health workshops at the four locations.  Depending on turn-out, we may consider adding sessions in the following week. Times 9:00am - [...]

2502, 2019

UPDATE FEB 27: Lifting of Licence Freeze

Update: February 27, 2019 Eldred Woodford will be addressing the below matters on CBC radio's The Broadcast radio show Feb 27th at 6.00 pm island time https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/the-broadcast/episode/15673503 Notice to all Sealers: In the 2017 proposal [...]