East Dennis, Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Availability: September through January
Size: 2.75 inches
Flavor: Plump meats with medium brine and a clean finish.
- Salinity: 2.9% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity (affected by freshwater input of Quivet Creek)
- Tides: Large flushing 8 to 10 ft. tides
- Bottom Makeup: Clean sandy bottom
Oyster seed is started in mesh bags on steel racks. They are moved to Aquatrays at 1" and through growout. Time to market: 1.5 years.
East Dennis - Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts