PORTLAND, Maine— In the face of industry pressure, the federal government is spending up to $4.4 million to complete a plan to help Maine's blueberry industry by buying surplus crop. The USDA has bought $8.6 million in blueberries, the Wild Blueberry Commission of Maine said. A USDA spokeswoman confirmed to The Associated Press on Wednesday that the agency is... » Read More
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