Ask an expert

Ask an expert: Is this fish safe to eat?

by Editorial Staff | February 25, 2021

An expert provides insight on the flesh wound of a fish and gives a recommendation if it is safe for human consumption.

Ask an Expert on fish handling

Ask an expert: Can fish transmit COVID-19?

by Editorial Staff | May 21, 2020

An expert answers the question, “Can fish transmit the virus that causes COVID-19 and should they be handled any differently?”

a mosquito feeds

Ask an expert: Can biting insects transmit COVID-19?

by Editorial Staff | April 22, 2020

An expert from Peterborough’s Trent University answers the question, “Can mosquitoes or other biting insects, like black flies, transmit the coronavirus that causes COVID-19?”

Ask an expert: How to dispatch fish

by Editorial Staff | February 26, 2020

An expert provides recommendations on the most humane way to kill a fish prior to consumption, without contaminating the meat of the fish.