Comments for: Lobster price plummet prompts talk of industry shutdown

Posted July 11, 2012, at 2:50 p.m.
Last modified July 11, 2012, at 7:24 p.m.

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Not since the 1970s has the price Maine fishermen have been paid for their lobster been so low. After having earned more than $4 per pound per year for four years running in the mid-2000s, lobstermen in Maine this week are being offered less than $2 per …

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