Treasure Coast Shellfish: Sebastian-Based Oyster Farm Now Selling to Area Restaurants

November 24, 2020 Meghan McRoberts, WPTV

Have you ever tried ‘Florida-grown’ oysters? A Treasure Coast business owner is making it easier for you to get local oysters on your plate.

Dartmouth, MA Approves Oyster Farm for Mouth of Slocum

The Select Board this week approved what will become only the third aquaculture license in town, for a half-acre oyster farm at the mouth of Slocum and Little River.

Coastal Mass. Sailors are Steaming Over Oyster Farm

December 27, 2019 Johanna Seltz, Boston Globe

Excited by the prospect of a new commercial fishery in this coastal town, Scituate officials recently took the first step toward licensing oyster farming in waters at the northernmost end of town — much to the dismay of some Cohasset neighbors who say the aquaculture business could ruin their community’s recreational sailing programs.

Willapa Bay Oyster Farmers Struggle as Shrimp Population Booms

The booming population of a native species of Northwest shrimp threatens the oyster beds of Washington’s Willapa Bay and a coastal way of life.

Oyster Farmers, Lobster Haulers Take Their Turf Battle to Maine State House

Consideration of a bill that would establish a task force to study aquaculture sustainability across Maine evolved on Tuesday into a familiar squabble between those financially invested in the budding industry and fishing professionals who feel their livelihood is under siege.