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Mar 19th, 2021
Lobster Fisheries Leery Over Upcoming Whale Protections
New rules could necessitate major changes for people in the industry.
Jul 5th, 2021
Lobster Lovers Will Have to Pay a Premium This Summer
Lobster is more expensive than usual this season due to a limited supply, high demand and the reopening of the economy.
Jun 8th, 2021
Maine Kelp Growers Might Double Last Year's Record Harvest
The seaweed harvest has grown during the coronavirus pandemic because of increased demand for healthy foods.
May 3rd, 2021
Maine Lobstermen's 2020 Catch Took Only Slight Decline Amid Virus
The final totals were better than some feared.
Mar 24th, 2021
Lobster Industry to Soon Contend With Right Wales Protection Rules
The whale protection rules will focus on lobster and crab fisheries in the Northeast by reducing the number of vertical lines in the water.
Feb 22nd, 2021
Lobster Industry Readies for Chinese New Year
It's typically one of the busiest times of the year for US lobster shippers, but the threat of COVID-19 has ground business to a halt for many due.
Feb 8th, 2021
Disputed Sale Codfather's Boats Going to Court
It’s the latest development in a waterfront saga that has dragged on for years in one of busiest fishing ports in the country.
Feb 3rd, 2021
Seaweed One of Seafood Industry's Few Bright Spots During Pandemic
The seaweed industry was able to pivot to selling more of its products via retail locations than restaurants.
Dec 21st, 2020
How the Pandemic Has Impacted Seafood Trade & Consumption
It hasn't all been doom and gloom for the industry, as seafood delivery and home cooking have helped businesses weather the pandemic.
Nov 23rd, 2020
US Lobster Industry Hopes for Post-Trump Stability
Trump's trade war with China led to a rocky few years for the industry, which is based mostly in Maine.
Nov 23rd, 2020
Maine Lobster Industry Rebounds Despite Pandemic
The nation's largest lobster market was expecting a difficult summer, but members of the industry reported a steady catch and reasonable prices at the docks.
Sep 28th, 2020