"CAMBRIDGE, Md.- If you have not placed your orders for Maryland blue crabs yet you may want to do it soon, or else you run the risk of having a crabby Fourth of July holiday.
Everybody wants them but watermen are having a difficult time getting their hands on blue crabs.
"Two-and-a-half weeks ago the supply was very good [but] since then it's dropped off and crabs go through these cycles," said Joe Brooks, co-owner of J.M. Clayton Seafood Company in Cambridge."
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