ACPF is nominating two candidates from the wild catch prawn industry for consideration to participate in the 2018 National Seafood Industry Leadership Program as part of ACPF’s People Development program. If successful, nominees are supported with a $3,000 bursary to attend the 3 residentials in 2018.
Heading into Christmas 2017, we see demand for wild catch Australian prawns as strong as ever, having weathered White Spot closures in SE Qld, seemingly overcome the “wait and see before buying again” concern of 1 in 20 Australians in July in response to White Spot, and surviving the recommencement of prawn importation in July 2017. The [...]
2018 is shaping up to be another busy year for the ACPF and we look forward to working with you all again to further the interests of the ACPF and its members in the coming year. Key activities will include the LAP campaign branching into the food service sector, extension on bycatch and energy efficiency [...]
Thank you to all campaign supporters for your ongoing commitment and funding contributions for the 2018 campaign. Watch the video below for a video summary of campaign achievements to date and 2018 plans. With ‘hot off the press’ material now with seafood retailers and co-logoed wine bottles available in store, the next items in production are [...]