While the state has a bountiful coastline it doesn't have easy access to kelp seed. Scientists are trying to incubate varieties that can be domestically farmed.
Kelp aquaculture gives New England fisheries new markets, and Alan Barker turned his hobby into the Brown County Fungus Farm.
Kelp and other seaweeds are poised to become the nation's next trendy superfood, and more farms could bring big benefits to coastal environments.
People have been harvesting seaweed for thousands of years, but now it's become so popular, you can even take a class.
Bring out the best in your baby bok choy with this garlic and sesame-infused dish.