Cape Cod Fishermen Push Dogfish, Skate

Dogfish | NOAA photo, via Wikimedia Commons

Dogfish and skates may not be ready to join heavyweights like salmon and shrimp, but with help from the Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen’s Alliance, as well as federal and state grants to assist with marketing, they are slowly gaining a foothold in domestic markets.

According to an article on, Cape Cod fishermen recently promoted skates and dogfish at the Seafood Expo North America in Boston, one of the largest seafood shows in the world. They met with wholesale fish buyers and distributors looking to market their catch.

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