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Are dealers price fixing wholesale lobster prices?

Lobstermen’s complaint: small landings, low price – Another lobsterman, who fishes in Frenchman Bay, said the manager of the cooperative that buys his lobsters “calls us on Monday and tells us the price is going down on Wednesday. How does he know that? There’s price fixing going on.” [email protected]

North Carolina Watermen, dealers building strategy to fight recreational anti shrimp trawling initiative

NEW BERN — Four advisory committees will meet jointly July 30 to discuss a petition for rulemaking that could end shrimp trawling in North Carolina’s coastal waters. [email protected]