East Dennis - Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts
Size and Availability
2.75 inches | September through January
Plump meats with medium brine and a clean finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- 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.