Released: 22 February 2017
Castletownbere Fisherman’s Co-operative Society won the top accolade ‘Green Business of the Year’ at last night’s prestigious Green Awards 2017 attended by over 500 professionals in the Clayton Hotel, Dublin.
Released: 1 February 2017
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D. today launched the Local Development Strategies for the 7 Fisheries Local Action Groups (FLAGs).
Released: 27 January 2017
Four Irish Seafood companies - Burren Smokehouse, Co. Clare, Fisherman’s Co-op, Castletownbere, Co. Cork, Irish Fish Canners, Co. Donegal and Woodstown Bay Shellfish Ltd., Co. Waterford have been shortlisted for the ‘Green Seafood Business Award’, sponsored by BIM, Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, for the upcoming Green Awards on the 21st February in the Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge, Co. Dublin.
Released: 14 December 2016
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., today secured 233,500 tonnes of quotas worth €280 million for Irish fishermen for 2017.
Released: 7 December 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, recently hosted the last in a series of ‘Seafood Innovation Academy’ workshops in the BIM Seafood Development Centre, Clonakilty, Co. Cork.
Released: 25 November 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, are investing over €500,000 in a new fire training facility for the National Fisheries College in Castletownbere and in refurbishments to the Ice Plant to secure continuity in ice provision to the local fishing industry.
Released: 23 November 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, welcomed open eir, the wholesale division of eir to their National Fisheries College in Castletownbere, West Cork on Monday the 21st November for the launch of high speed broadband to businesses in the area.
Released: 21 November 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), have retained The Panel, a specialist search & selection consultancy to manage the appointment of a talented and energetic Director of Corporate Services.
Released: 17 November 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, is delighted to announce the winners of the first ever BIM National Seafood Awards this evening (Thursday 17th November 2016) at a Gala Awards event in the Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin.
Released: 10 November 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, recently launched the BIM Fishing for Litter programme, funded under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), in Ros a Mhíl fishing port in Galway.
Released: 26 October 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, and Lissadell House officially launched the ‘Taste the Atlantic – a Seafood Journey’ oyster exhibition in the stable rooms of the beautiful Lissadell House, Sligo yesterday evening.
Released: 19 October 2016
The shortlist for the inaugural National Seafood Awards, organised by Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, has just been announced.
Released: 19 October 2016
Pictured L to R: Dr Catherine Butler, presents a voucher for the Delphi Resort, Leenane, Co Galway to Michael McInerney and Leneka Rennison from Limerick. Michael won the voucher as a prize on BIM’s stand at SeaFest in Galway during the summer.
Released: 11 October 2016
The ICMSS17 Conference will be hosted by The Marine Institute in Galway, Ireland from 14-18 May 2017.
Released: 5 October 2016
Des Cahill, Irish sports broadcasting legend, will MC the first ever National Seafood Awards in Dublin on 17th November 2016. Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, is hosting the inaugural Awards to celebrate Ireland’s €1 billion Seafood Sector.
Released: 4 October 2016
Atlantis Seafoods, a family run business based near the bustling fishing port of Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford, were the proud recipients of the coveted ‘Seafood Innovation Award’ sponsored by Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) at this year’s Blas na hEireann Awards in Dingle, Co. Kerry.
Released: 27 September 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, were proud to support another successful Galway Oyster & Seafood Festival this year from the 23rd – 25th September.
Released: 19 September 2016
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Irish Sea Fisheries Board, today announced the panel of expert judges for the ‘BIM Awards – Celebrating the best in the Irish seafood sector’.
Released: 15 September 2016
Released: 31 August 2016
BIM have organised a series of regional public meetings on behalf of the Fisheries Local Action Groups who have been selected to develop Local Development Strategies for their Areas.