Tag Archives: community supported fishery

Community-supported fishery wins grant

20150524_sitka_880Sitka’s community supported fishery - called Alaskans Own - has received a $4500 grant to expand operations. With this money, the CSF hopes to sell more Alaskan fish to more Alaskan customers.

Sitka Salmon Shares: A real-life lesson in food sustainability

Marsh_Skeele_250A college professor who studies food systems is putting his money where his brain is. Nic Mink has spent the past two summers in Sitka meeting fishermen and learning about the economy salmon trolling. Now, he’s launched a business to connect individual fishermen (like Marsh Skeele, pictured above) with consumers in the Midwest.