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Best Shellfish 2017 / 2018 Winners!

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Native Oysters

Native Oyster Workshop

Berlin, 1-3 Nov 2017

Current Activities and Future Perspectives. The meeting aims at building a network of oyster restoration experts and institutions around Europe with input from experiences and knowledge exchange around the world.


Please contact Henning von Nordheim for more details.

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Loch Fyne Oysters recieve ASC standard for responsible farming of Blue mussels, the first company worldwide to do so.


Loch Fyne Oysters Ltd Managing Director Cameron Brown said, “We are very proud to be the first blue mussel farmer in the world to receive this certification from ASC, which is recognition of Loch Fyne Oysters dedication and hard work to provide ethically grown and environmentally friendly mussels to our customers around the globe."

Loch Fyne receive world-first Certification

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Congratulations to the winners of Scotland's Best Shellfish


Left to Right the winners are:


Richard Tait, Shetland Mussels Ltd. - Best Mussels

Judith Vajk, Caledonian Oysters Ltd. - Best Native Oysters

Craig Archibald, Islay Oysters, - Best Rock Oysters

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Record numbers of oysters eaten at the festival 2018

From Friday 14th to Sunday 16th 2018, the Stranraer Oyster festival was in full swing. There was a good turnout of people to the festival, which had a tent for hot food with a bar and six different food producers and bands all day, A children's tent with many different activities on both Saturday and Sunday, and a craft tent. The oysters were piped ashore on Friday, and the party began.


On Saturday over 600 people attended the Big Oyster Bash, read more in the October Grower.