- Specie:Crassostrea gigas
- Origin:Vancouver Island, British Columbia(CAN)
- Farmed: 3 to 4 years
- Average Size:2.25 inches
- Available:August through May
- Tides:Baynes Sound; medium tides and swift currents created by the narrow channel between Vancouver Island and the mainland.
- Bottom:Sand and rock.
Oysters have been cultured for more than a century, but Stellar Bay Shellfish Ltd. led by Keith Reid has refined the process to produce unique, world-class oysters. Stellar Bay Shellfish Ltd. oysters are regularly monitored for quality. They are graded according to size, down to the millimeter, using our state-of-the-art grading technology. Our unique growing process and quality assurance techniques result in consistent, high-quality shellfish.