Comments for: Bill would prohibit collection of Maine fiddleheads without permission

Posted March 15, 2013, at 6:17 a.m.
Last modified March 15, 2013, at 12:43 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The sprouting wild fiddlehead fern is a sure sign of late spring as well as a source of food and income for some. But state lawmakers are looking at a bill that would require those harvesting fiddleheads or wild mushrooms for commercial sale to get written permission …


An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified Rep. Timothy Marks of Pittston as a Republican. Marks is a Democrat.

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