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This marine outreach program will assist in the development of marketing programs for consumer and recreational fishing blue crab products.
Using secondry sources, monitor the long-term trends in ex-vessel and wholesale prices of Gulf shrimp products.
Determine the saltwater fishing preferences of holders of the Mississippi Lifetime Sportsman Licence.
Assist state regulatory agencies in preparing Economic Impact Statements (EIS) for proposed fisheries regulations.
This preliminary study will provide general information about the economic benefits to industry resulting from research, education, extension and outreach efforts of the Gulf of Mexico Sea Grant Programs.
This preliminary study will provide general information about the economic benefits to industry resulting from research, education, extension and outreach efforts of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Program.
MarketMaker is a FREE national marketing program that links food and seafood growers and producers with grocery stores, food processors, specialty outlets and food industry groups.
The Green Industry complex includes input suppliers, production firms, wholesale distribution firms, horticultural service firms providing landscape and urban forestry services, and retail operations.
Estimates of the economic impacts of the Mississippi commercial fishing and seafood-related sectors were broken down by major species.