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US Sardine Industry Canned

April 21, 2010

US Sardine Industry Canned

Sardines have been canned in the USA since 1875, when Eagle Preserved Fish Co. started operation in Eastport, Maine. This month Stinson Seafood in Prospect Harbor’ Maine, the last US sardine cannery, shut down this week. From now on all your canned sardines will be imported, caught, processed, and packed in other countries and shipped to your neighborhood market.