Tales from the Riverbank

Salmon prices double bounce and wild sea trout will soon be here

Storm Imogen has passed, but spring really, really is just around the corner. On the 1st March, St David’s day in Wales, will also herald the 1st day of the Welsh sewin (sea trout) season for the coracle fishermen in SW Wales. This heritage fishery...

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Salmon’s up, water’s up, and new van charging up

Salmon Prices In last month’s newsletter I highlighted that as we approached Christmas we were experiencing the usual spike in prices and predicted the next critical period to be the run up to Easter. Well things are already hotting up, the Norwegian...

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Fish bladder price drops while salmon leaps

When a major brand changes the method or alters the recipe of an iconic brand it’s bound to cause a stir. So it was shock horror last month when it was announced by Guinness that they would no longer be using fish bladders as part of the brewing...

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