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Canadian shrimp imports up as Maine fishery remains closed

posted on April 24, 2015 at 4:59 PM

Canadian imports of the sweet, quarter-sized crustaceans are turning up more in American restaurants and seafood markets since a ban on fishing for Maine shrimp dried up local sources. Full Story

Study: Mislabeled Shrimp at Restaurants, Grocers

posted on October 31, 2014 at 2:58 PM

From New York to New Orleans to Oregon, consumers are being misled about the shrimp they're buying, according to a survey by the advocacy group Oceana. Full Story

Shrimp season rolls on amid controversy over quota

posted on January 18, 2012 at 3:09 PM

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - New England fishermen have been casting their nets in the cold Gulf of Maine waters since the northern shrimp season began Jan. 2, but their season could be cut short this winter if their catches are too... Full Story

Vegas Company Gambles on Desert Shrimp Farm

posted on July 29, 2011 at 6:42 PM

NORTH LAS VEGAS (AP) -- In an arid field of Joshua trees and desert brush 30 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, an isolated farm is raising thousands of recently hatched shrimp in salt-water tanks filled from a nearby well. Full Story

Shrimp in Kentucky

posted on January 4, 2002 at 8:01 PM

Shrimp in Kentucky
Jennifer and David Marsh are part of the vanguard that are leading Kentucky farmers into a new era of aquaculture in the Bluegrass state. Full Story

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