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Fish share (now it can be told)

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Frank Language Oct 12, 2000 12:05 PM

Regarding the discussion on these boards about the dismal quality of farm-raised fish (and particularly swordfish), I had alluded in the discussion to there being alternatives. As a matter of fact, the Sixth Street Community Center (between avenues B and C) has been doing a fish share for a few weeks, in which shipments of salmon (red and silver), halibut, and other wild-caught fish are taken in; anyone wishing to pre-order can do so and pick up their fish when the shipment comes in.

This fish is wild-caught in Alaskan streams; the salmon get to jump, and no fish is confined to a tank. I am not a shill and have nothing to do with the business end of this except that I'm a satisfied customer. I spoke to Howard the other day and he said it would be all right for me to post contact information for anyone interested in ordering fish in the coming weeks.

Howard Branstein
Sixth Street Community Center-------------(212) 677-1863

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