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Crabs

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Feds Pushing To Crack Down On Foreign Seafood Labeled ‘U.S. Product’

Food fraud. Seafood bought right here in Maryland, turning out to be from 100,000 miles away. It’s misleading and it’s hurting our bottom dollar.

10 hours ago

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Maryland Blue Crab Counts Low, Prices High

With the warm weather the number of people looking to feast on hard crabs is increasing, but prices are at record levels.

07/08/2014

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Md. Blue Crab Population Declining

Maryland’s famous blue crabs are getting harder and harder to find. That’s been a big blow to businesses and watermen who rely on the state’s signature seafood.

09/10/2013

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68th Annual Annapolis Rotary Club Crab Feast Goes Green For Local Charities

If you like steamed crabs, Annapolis is the place to be Friday. It’s time for the world’s largest crab feast.

08/01/2013

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Slow Start To Summer Means Fewer Crabs, Higher Prices This Holiday Weekend

It’s not Fourth of July without Maryland crabs. But this year, you better get them early. And unfortunately, it will cost you more.

07/04/2013

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Demand For Md. Crabs Far Greater Than Actual Supply

It is a summer tradition in these parts, especially around the Fourth of July. We’re talking about eating crabs.

06/28/2013

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Restaurants Stay ‘True Blue’ With Maryland Crabs

This is the time of year when Cathy Chisholm’s taste buds yearn for Maryland crabcakes. Not Maryland-style crabcakes.

06/03/2013

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Crisfield Showing New Signs Of Life Following Down Economy, Hurricane Sandy

After Hurricane Sandy dealt a devastating blow to a Maryland community, locals are now fighting to keep that community alive.

05/16/2013

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Survey: Blue Crab Population In Chesapeake Has Dropped

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay has dropped steeply, according to an annual survey just released. The winter dredge survey is an indication of the supply we expect this summer.

04/21/2013

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Survey Shows Significant Drop In Blue Crabs In Bay

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay has dropped steeply, according to an annual survey released Friday, and Maryland officials said they will work with the crabbing industry to reduce bushel limits by about 10 percent for female crabs this year.

04/19/2013

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Cold Weather Keeps Crabs At Bottom Of Chesapeake

For months, there’s been a countdown on the Maryland Seafood website, ticking down the months, days, hours, minutes and even seconds to the most anticipated seafood season of the year: crabbing season.

04/02/2013

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Md. Electronic Crab Reporting Gaining Interest

Maryland crabbing industry officials say electronic harvest reporting is catching on.

03/29/2013

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