RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia oysters, ham and other foods will be on display at a trade show in Miami in October. The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says six Virginia firms will be exhibitors at the 18th Americas Food and Beverage Show. The show will be held Oct. 27 and Oct. 28…
A survey has found Maryland\’s oyster population has more than doubled since 2010.
Shell collection delays and confusion over tax incentives have recently caused setbacks in the region\’s oyster shell recycling campaign.
Maryland\’s largest chicken producer is going from the farm to the
Bay, providing financial support for the state\’s oyster restoration efforts.
If the words \”shucking\” and \”slurping\” make your mouth water, get ready for the debut of a new oyster raised in Maryland.
Instead of booking a caterer to set up a raw bar for your next party, personal oyster shuckers could be a welcomed alternative for your guests.
A warmer, drier year has been good for oysters,
and planted, in the Eastern Shore\’s Harris
Creek, a tributary of the Choptank
River and site of the first tributary-wide
restoration effort by the Oyster
An Army Corps of Engineers master plan to
native oyster populations in the Chesapeake
nation\’s largest estuary, would establish
sanctuaries in Maryland and Virginia.
Find out who won the U.S. National Oyster Shucking
Championship in Southern Maryland. The winner
competes in Ireland next September.
Environmentalists devoted to restoring and protecting the Chesapeake Bay say cleaning the bay not only will produce more crabs and oysters, but also create almost a quarter of a million jobs.