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Can Maine grow its elvers into eels and keep more money at home?

After 43 years in the business, fisherman Don Sprague knows a lot about the ups and downs of the elver economy. He’s been to China and seen the farms where Maine elvers get fattened up on a protein-rich diet, like foie gras ducks being readied for harvest. Read more here portlandpress 08:15