Resources Farmer

A Fisherman’s Guide to Selling Seafood in Maine GMRI

A guide that documents the key licenses necessary in different sales scenarios for fishermen in the state of Maine.

David Cline, Auburn University, curates a bunch of aquaculture (mostly) related educational material YouTube

Aquaculture Education - A collection of videos dedicated to aquaculture and aquaponics education.

New Publication Helps Oyster Farmers Get Product to Market DMR

For an oyster farm to be a profitable enterprise, farmers need to get the product to market. The options that are available to them - especially new farmers can sometimes be confusing. To help navigate the challenging regulatory requirements, Maine Sea Grant, Maine DMR, UMaine, and NOAA have published an informative publication titled "Guidance to Maine oyster farmers on selling your product in state." Link at the end of article

Farming The Ocean To Feed The World | Scott Lindell | TEDxCambridgeSalon Tedx Talks Youtube

Current farming and fishing practices are having devastating impacts on our climate and environment. Scott Lindell, Research Specialist at The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, reveals how marine aquaculture can sustainably feed the world's growing population. As US policies make it almost impossible to meaningfully develop fish, shellfish, and seaweed farms, he shows how simple changes to our diets and policies will drive this more sustainable future.

GMRI Maine Shellfish Study

An in depth research report from the Gulf of Maine Research Institute giving an overview of the oyster industry both nationally and in Maine.. starts on page 14

Support your Farmers

We have compiled a list of farms and how to reach out and slurp with them Have a farm? Lets us know how we can help!

Hog Island Oyster Co delivering locally to Marin and Sonoma counties Instagram

If you live in Marin or Sonoma counties, the Hog Island Oyster Co team will deliver your online order directly to your door, 7 days a week! Just make sure to get your orders in by 5 pm PST for next day deliveries.

Northhaven oysters is coming to town! Insta

Coming to town !!! Rockland ferry parking lot with oysters.. Saturday!! 21st 10am till 2pm .. look for dark blue van 10 bucks a dozen!! Or count bags for 80 bucks.! Venmo is best to keep our selfs safe or check come by my friends I miss u!!

Mook Sea Farm loves Moondancers

We know that many of you are home practicing social distancing, but you don’t need to distance yourself from our Moondancers! In fact, did you know that zinc helps maintain a healthy immune system and that there is evidence that zinc has antiviral properties? Oysters are an excellent source of zinc, with a half dozen providing 400% of your daily value. Moondancers are online for $1.50 each, with free shipping if you’re located within the Northeast (UPS Zone 1). We are taking the COVID-19 pande

Friday Deliveries From Emily's Oysters Instagram

Just wanted to let you all know that FRIDAY OYSTER DELIVERIES are STILL available, and while I am always, always operating with the utmost cleanliness, I’ve upped my game even more during these times. Whether you’ve got an active CSA or just want to buy some oysters, I’m your girl! you can also buy a new farm share at any time [discounts available for those who’ve already bought a share!]

Mere Point taking strong action to keep safe Instagram

This current Covid-19 pandemic is real, scary and unpredictable. Our priority at MPOC is to our employees and customers. We will ask all MPOC team members to follow guidelines that are clearly published to prevent transmission. Hand hygiene, social distancing, and common sense are important. Remote working, if possible, is strongly urged. We have already seen some impact to business and do expect that distributors and restaurants will delay making decisions and be cautious about spending in th

Glidden Point giving 10% of online sales to Full Plates Full Potential Instagram

Additionally, 10% of all proceeds from our online sales will be donated to @fullplatesfullpotential emergency fund. These donations will help support public schools in Maine that have closed due to the pandemic by helping schools pay for increased meals, packaging meals, transporting food to eligible sites and more

Love Point Oysters Instagram

If you want to grab some Love Points to brighten up your quarantine and you live within 30 miles of Portland, then DM us and we’ll deliver them right to your door! **and if you’re further away, DM us anyway! We have some limited shipping capabilities!