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Canned Tuna Prices: The Fix Was In - Updated 12/8/2016!

Have you been paying too much for canned tuna? Recent lawsuits against the big three tuna companies say you have. Over at least the last five years the three major tuna companies: StarKist, Bumble Bee Tuna and Chicken of the Sea are accused of fixing the prices of canned tuna. 449 more words

Choosing Seafood

Photo: Hilary Hutcheson with a Cape Cod Albacore on the Fly

Great false albacore photo from Hilary Hutcheson of Trout TV! This bluewater critter was caught off Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Saltwater

A bit of catch-up………….

Hello!!!! So glad you’re still around!! To continue a bit of itinerary……we took a tour at Thomas Jefferson’s home in Virginia…”Monticello”. So interesting and brings history to a reality! 236 more words

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On the bus home after our meeting, unfurled and exhausted, I met an ex-commercial fisherman—

“to know something you have to fight it…

…To fish for albacore tuna, you stand with a rod braced against your chest and facing the sea. 545 more words

Glossary

So Cal. Albacore (Part 2)

By Nick Curcione, TFO Advisory Staff

Here is the second part of an article published last week by TFO Advisory Staffer Nick Curcione.

Similar to pursuing billfish on fly, fly rodding albacore requires teamwork. 960 more words

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So Cal. Albacore (Part 1)

By Nick Curcione, TFO Advisory Staff

If the conditions are right, and they swim to within range of the sport boat fleet, a seasonal affliction, locally referred to as “albie fever,” suddenly seizes a sizable number of Southern Calif., saltwater anglers. 620 more words

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Vendors Part 7: Brooms, Plastics Etc.

Once a week this man comes by selling brooms (escoba) along with plastic laundry baskets and other assorted plastics.

He just giggled like a little kid when I asked him if I could take his picture.  60 more words

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