Seaweed in mainstream as moneymaker in Maine
The state supports more than 20 companies that grow or collect seaweed, about double the number 10 years ago. Maine harvesters collected 17.7 million pounds of seaweed in 2014 — the most ever recorded in the state and more than four times the 2004 ...
Alaska Shellfish Growers Learn about Seaweed Farming
(SitNews) Ketchikan, Alaska - With edible kelp driving a $5 billion industry worldwide, Alaska shellfish farmers are exploring seaweed as the next step in their small industry. About 40 farmers learned about kelp growing methods, markets, biology, and ...
Palm Beach Post (blog)
East winds push seaweed onshore — too much, too smelly for beaches?
West Palm Beach resident John Garrison said he usually frequents Juno Beach, but a plethora of seaweed was spoiling the experience. On Tuesday Garrison was found enjoying a freshly groomed Midtown beach in Palm Beach, where, beyond the reach of ...
Stinky weed blankets some Palm Beach County beaches