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Shucking off the cold

R.I. oyster farmers find winter harvests a boon

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By Bina Venkataraman
Globe Correspondent / January 26, 2009

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SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. - "How many do you need?" Perry Raso shouted into a walkie-talkie as his motorboat plowed through chunks of ice in Potters Pond, his face ruddy from the biting wind and his eyelashes encrusted with snow. (Full article: 970 words)

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