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# mackerel - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Irish fishermen to reduce mackerel quota by 20% next year

Mackerel quotas for Irish fishermen next year will be just over 55,000 tonnes.

# mackerel - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Hundreds of dead fish wash up on beach in Donegal

The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority said the scale of the incident is unusual.

# mackerel - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Aldi recalls Skellig Bay mackerel fillets due to 'elevated levels of histamine'

Skellig Bay Mackerel Fillets, with a use by date of 30 June, have been recalled.

# mackerel - Friday 10 February, 2017

Tesco Ireland has recalled a batch of its Mackerel Fillets

Consumers who have the implicated batch frozen at home are advised not to eat it.

# mackerel - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Belfast citizens warned not to eat mackerel found on the street after fish spill Fishy Behaviour

Belfast citizens warned not to eat mackerel found on the street after fish spill

A fish truck spilled its cargo all over the Ravenhill Road on Saturday, and the locals want to feast on their ‘catch’.

# mackerel - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Atlantic mackerel deal thrashed out but Iceland holds firm and doesn't sign

The EU, Norway and the Faroe Islands have reached agreement although Simon Coveney expresses reservations.

# mackerel - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Coveney opposes EU plans on mackerel quotas

The European Commission is attempting to end a dispute with Iceland and the Faroe Islands over fishing rights in the north-east Atlantic.

# mackerel - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Mixed results for Irish fishermen after "difficult and complex negotiations"

Talks on Ireland’s fishing quotas for 2013 ended in the early hours of this morning, with Minister Coveney saying that the agreed quotas would “support our fishing industry over the coming year”.

# mackerel - Monday 19 March, 2012

Ireland pushes for sanctions against Faroe Islands, Iceland for 'unsustainable fishing'

Minister Simon Coveney received support from various EU ministers to fast track the adoption of effective trade sanctions against the countries.