Maine Lobster Stories

Hugh Reynolds: Moving (Lobsters) all the Time

How does a kid from Pittsburgh, PA end up running one of the busiest wharfs/lobster …

Maine Lobster at SENA 2019

In March, the seafood world will head to Boston for the industry’s most important North …

Brooks Trap Mill: The Art of a Family Run Business

“So many colors and choices, there’s pink, red, yellow, green, black, and then different sizes.  …

Taking the Plunge: A Young Family Jumps In

Kris Koeber’s start in lobster fishing was similar to the way many fishermen start out …

Island Living with Karen Cooper

“Just make sure you get to the ferry in plenty of time, you never know …

Vinalhaven Smoked Lobster & Other Lobster-Themed Gift Ideas from Maine

“I was smoking lobster for my friends and family, and someone said to me I …

The Craft of Wooden Boat Boatbuilding

Several years ago, on a brisk May morning, I hopped into a small wooden skiff …

How Well do you Know Maine’s Lobstering Terms?

Time for a little quiz – how well do you know Maine’s lobstering and colloquial …

At the Other End of the Trap: Judge for a Day at Boothbay’s “Claw Down”

Amid the flurry of running a seasonal lobster shack this summer, 16 hour days stacked …