Village Bay Oysters
Bedec Bay -- Northumberland Strait, New Brunswick
Size and Availability
2.75 inches | January through May
Medium salinity with a bright clean finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 2.5% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Phytoplankton-rich waters
- Bottom Makeup: Clay and graveled bottom.
Cages are suspended underneath a network of buoys. Once market size, transferred to trays anchored to the bottom. Harvested by hand. Time to market: 4-6 years.