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Rock Harbor Oyster
- Specie:Crassostrea virginica
- Origin:Orleans, MA(USA)
- Farmed: 3 to 4 years
- Average Size:3+ inches
- Available:June through February
Sweet brine with a slight vegetal finish.
Seed is raised in an upweller, and then transferred to bags and cages for final growout.
- Tides:Skaket Beach Flats, Cape Cod Bay; huge tidal range provides plenty of food from the open waters of the bay.
- Bottom:Clean, sandy bottom.
Jerry Burge and his family own and operate Skaket Beach Oyster Farm on Skaket Beach Flats in Orleans, MA.