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Maine is experiencing an oyster boom

Maine is experiencing an oyster boom

Maine’s 2021 oyster harvest was the largest and most valuable in its history, with harvesters hauling in more than 6 million pounds, an increase of 55% over 2020, and more than twice what it was just five years ago.


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