August – National Catfish Month

National Catfish Month


Facts on Catfish

  • Catfish have a distinctive taste; moist, sweet and mild flavored with firm flesh
  • Texans eat more catfish than any other state in America.
  • Catfish don’t have scales, therefore are not a kosher fish.
  • The “whiskers” that make catfish look like cats allow the fish to find food in the murkiest of water.
  • The Catfish is the official fish of Mississippi.