• Oyster Culture Topic

Oyster Culture in Northeast U.S.

Intro Oyster Culture Workshop_AGENDA-smThe third set of workshops focused on oyster culture systems and methods used in small farming operations in the northeastern United States.

Topics and guest speakers included:

  • Oyster growout systems and methods used in small farming operations in the northeastern U.S.
    Dale Leavitt, Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island
  • A private oyster aquaculture initiative in Martha’s Vineyard – from training and seed development to marketing and promotion
    Rick Karney, Martha’s Vineyard Shellfish Group, Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • Proactive shellfish farm management: Development of best management practices for the east coast shellfish
    aquaculture industry
    Sandy Macfarlane, Coastal Resources Specialists, Duxbury, Massachusetts

Agenda

Presentation

Oyster Growout Systems and Methods Used in the Northeast U.S.
Oyster Growout Systems and Methods Used in the Northeast U.S. PICTURE
Oyster Aquaculture Initiative on Martha’s Vineyard
Oyster Aquaculture Initiative on Martha’s Vineyard PICTURE

Proactive Shellfish Farm Management
Proactive-Shellfish-Farm-Mgmt PICTURE