• Sustainability Blog

    NOAA defends U.S. Fisheries

    This week, NOAA Fisheries Assistant Administrator, Chris Oliver, sent a letter to the editor of Marine Policy that does not mince words. In response to a new report on IUU fishing, Mr. Oliver asks the...

  • Video Blog

    The Global Seafood Market Conference is….

    NFI presents the Global Seafood Market Conference at The InterContinental Hotel Miami, Jan 23-25, 2018. *Committee/Council Meetings will be held on January 21-22 before the start of the conference. Re...

  • Nutrition Video Blog

    Eating Fish During Pregnancy

    This week the Washington Post features a nutritional how-to for moms-to-be that takes on seafood with a simple stanza. NFI’s registered dietitians also just posted an-depth piece about the nutrition...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Can pregnant women eat seafood? Washington Post Knows

    Relying on science-based reporting The Washington Post took a major step that more and more news outlets relying on science-based reporting are taking. They actually looked at the research surroundin...

  • Health Blog

    Can Pregnant Women Eat Fish? Your Guide to Eating Fish During Pregnancy

    While the questions used to be: Can pregnant women eat fish? Can pregnant women eat seafood? The questions are now: Am I eating enough fish during pregnancy? What are the healthiest fish to eat? The 2...

  • Health Blog

    Safe Fish Abound; Fukushima Fears Unfounded

    Pacific Teems with Safe Fish A new study of seafood from the Pacific, titled Concerns Regarding Radioactivity in Migratory Seafood Negated, puts a pretty fine point on what years of research that cam...

  • Health Blog

    New Study Finds Fat Vital for Health

    New Study Tracks Diets of Thousands across 18 Countries There’s a large new study making waves about the relationship between dietary fats, carbs, and health. The research found that higher fat int...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    NFI Statement on Seafood Import Monitoring Program Decision

    August 29, 2017— NFI is disappointed with the court’s decision. The Seafood Import Monitoring Program (SIMP) remains an expensive burden for the American companies that will bear the costs, for in...

  • Sustainability Blog

    UPDATE: How San Diego Magazine Handles Errors

    UPDATE: 08.25.17 Despite the fact that the reporter responsible for the story originally told us unequivocally that he would not be issuing a correction of any kind, the newly-edited story now be...

  • Video Blog

    Video: Eating Fish is Vital

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  • Health Blog

    Eating Fish Vital: Washington Post

    The Washington Post takes a break from reporting on the political storm du jour to highlight the importance of eating fish in today’s article titled “Fatty acids lower your risk of heart disease. ...

  • Advocacy Blog

    Reporters: You Can’t Put a Price On Accuracy… Actually Maybe You Can

    The price of accuracy in food reporting is a minimum of $177 million. ABC News’ parent company Disney is cutting a check to Beef Products Inc. for at least $177 million because its reporters chose h...

  • Health Blog

    Reporting On Tuna Study Fails Readers

    Not a Health Study When the LA Times and San Diego Union Tribune recently reported on a tuna study about contaminants in fish they both made a major mistake in their reporting… or, really, in what ...

  • Health Blog

    Eating more seafood has major impact on health, new study

    Encouraging new study Eating more seafood, rich in omega-3 fatty acids, is one of the best things Americans can do for their health, according to a new study. Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Publi...

  • Advocacy Blog

    Michael Pellman Rowland is Not Here to Help You Learn More About Seafood

    Michael Pellman Rowland is not here to help you learn more about seafood. He’s here to turn you off of seafood and on to a vegan diet. While he doesn’t describe himself as vegan very often in pri...