Archive for the category "Environmental Issues"

The truth hurts #endoverfishing

Beautiful Tasmania, leaves you speechless 

Stop #overfishing

90% of fish and seabirds have plastic in their stomachs

Making choices

Conscience- your choices matter

What MSC-Accredited Prawn trawling can look like – Part 1

Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote. 

It’s not easy to take action, but do it anyway

Iki-jime methodology/stress minimisation, Part 3. The filleting.

Iki-jime methodology/stress minimisation, Part 2

Spam Onigiri anyone?

Iki-jime methodology/stress minimisation 


What legacy are we leaving?


Mark Eather Seafood #teamgoals

Not just talking the talk, walking the walk #sustainable #ethical

Mass-catch techniques are how the cheap ‘Fish of the Day’ or ‘Today’s Special’ gets caught. #yourchoicesmatter #buyethicalandsustainable

Mass-catch techniques are not only unsustainable and unethical, they trash and devalue the fish.

“At the current rate, all commercial fish and seafood could collapse by 2048”- United Nations.

delicious Produce Awards – From the Sea Award 2018

delicous Produce Awards

Words to live by…

Awe-inspiring Mother Nature

How to convey to the consumer the real price of cheap fish Part 2

How to convey to the consumer the real price of cheap fish Part 1. 

Superbugs. Why reducing antibiotic use in Aquaculture (and other animal husbandry) is crucial. Your life may depend on it.

Seals. Cute but troublesome.

How does your choice help the mass-caught unsustainable members of the seafood industry change to genuinely ethical and sustainable methods?

How does that atrocious bycatch even happen? Here’s how…

The target species of this catch was actually SQUID….so where’s the squid?

Be the change you want to see

Mother Nature deserves our protection

Be the change you want to see

This isn’t fishing

Our Happiness Officer

Come along on an Ethical/Sustainable Spanish Mackerel fishing trip

Adjusting the way you view the world

Can you tell what this is?

Mother Nature brings it again

What about Aquaculture? Part 7

What about Aquaculture? Part 6

What about Aquaculture? Part 5

What about Aquaculture ? Part 4

What about Aquaculture? 3 of 7

What about Aquaculture? 2 of 7

What about Aquaculture ? 1 of 7

A change in methods is needed


Beautiful Tasmania

The hidden by-catch you don’t normally see when you order unsustainable seafood

Pick the Ethical fishing method

#markeather #knowyourproducer #ethical #sustainable #passionate #perfect #savetheoceans #endmasscatching #endoverfishing

delicious. Produce Awards 2018

Finally my side to the story

Shannon Bennett’s seafood restaurant Ike Jime opens in Melbourne

delicious. Produce Awards 2017

Access to Product (Update: No longer available via Calia)

Bans on trawlers in Tasmanian waters!

We need aquaculture, but it needs to be done sustainably and ethically

Bringing utopian appetites to the table

delicious. Produce Awards- Gold Winner- The Sea


delicious. Produce Awards 2016 – The Sea: Gold Medal

delicious. Produce Awards – The Sea

State Winner in the delicious. Australia produce awards 2016

Victorian Government’s proposed ban on commercial net fishing in Port Phillip Bay Victoria

Press Release : Mark Eather Response to Charge of Lobster Poaching/Trafficking – Verdict is “No Case to Answer”

Mark Eather & Shannon Bennett Response to the “What’s The Catch?” SBS Program

The Chilean salmon farming industry used more than 450,000 kgs of antibiotics in 2013!

Christmas / New Year Greeting [… and laugh !!]

Bad news. EU subsidises more boat construction…so they can export even more of their overfishing.

Recent times- A review

A Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year to you all

What does Sustainable fishing mean?

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