The exasperation with salmon farming in Canada is that its future is in the hands of scheming government politicians and bureaucrats. One suspects those Ottawa folks are well-acquainted with anti-fish farming lobbyists and green ideology fanatics but probably have never met actual fish farming industry workers whose families depend on the viability of that business. That sort of situation is all too familiar to Albertans dependent on the energy industry. If only common sense could prevail for both industries, but alas, so-called progressive governments seem to get more satisfaction out of catering to politically correct causes than the livelihoods of ordinary working folks in places far from Ottawa.  Read the article.

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