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Title
Washington Oyster Aquaculture Update
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General Information
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Author
Bobbi Hudson
Description

Over the past decade there has been a shift in oyster consumption patterns that reflects an increasing preference, and a price premium, for single or half-shell market oysters. Washington's shellfish aquaculture industry has responded by increasing intertidal single oyster culture, and especially specialty single oyster culture, primarily in bags made from extruded polyethylene material. 

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Document Date
11/01/2015
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Last Updated by
Sue Keller
Last Updated on
2017-01-06
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