TITLE

Still living off wild blueberries

AUTHOR(S)
Kimball, M.
PUB. DATE
August 1987
SOURCE
Yankee;Aug87, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In August, 98 percent of America's wild blueberries will once again be harvested & processed by Maine growers who will, as always, hire several thousand MicMac Indians & local school children as pickers. The introduction of the chemical Velpar in 1983 has greatly increased the blueberry yield & allows for greater use of mechanical pickers.
ACCESSION #
8700002002

 

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