Protests over Maine lobster continue ...

Protests over Maine lobster continue in Canada

There are 6 comments on the WMTW-TV Auburn story from Aug 7, 2012, titled Protests over Maine lobster continue in Canada. In it, WMTW-TV Auburn reports that:

Fishermen in New Brunswick are continuing their demands that Canadian lobster processing plants not accept low-priced Maine lobster, while more fishermen on Prince Edward Island are joining the protests.

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lolol

Albuquerque, NM

#2 Aug 8, 2012
please canada keep boycotting all you want, Maine keep sending the lobster west, we luv em !
Hun

Castlegar, Canada

#3 Aug 8, 2012
Heaven forbid that the consumers should ever get a break from high prices.
Tupper

United States

#4 Sep 8, 2012
Hun wrote:
Heaven forbid that the consumers should ever get a break from high prices.
If there are any further "breaks" or this continues, you may not have Maine Lobster available for consumers to enjoy.

The markets costs as currently controlled by Canadian processors makes it a losing battle at this time in terms of operating costs for an independant Maine fisherman to take his boat out each morning.

Enjoy your price break in the form of Canadian lobster.
Ishmael

Levant, ME

#5 Oct 2, 2012
Never knew how trashy New Brunswick was. Until now.
william

Whitby, Canada

#6 Oct 3, 2012
Ishmael wrote:
Never knew how trashy New Brunswick was. Until now.
Hells Bells..well call you Ishmael. Yeah its about the same as Maine

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#7 Oct 3, 2012
Hun wrote:
Heaven forbid that the consumers should ever get a break from high prices.
Heaven forbid that lobsters should ever get a break from human torture.

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