Delmarva delegation requests relief for local shellfish producers

Members of Congress representing the Delmarva region led a bicameral and bipartisan letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture highlighting the severe impacts COVID-19 is having on the seafood industry and requesting that USDA consider establishing a short-term purchasing program for shellfish products. The letter was signed by Sens. Tom Carper and Chris Coons, D-Delaware; …

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