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Continue reading “Virginia Retail Directory”

Virginia Retail Directory

If you’re having trouble finding Virginia Seafood products near you I guarantee you can find something from the many online stores as well as brick & mortar locations located in … More »

Continue reading “2018 Virginia Commercial Landings Figures”

2018 Virginia Commercial Landings Figures

Every year the Virginia Marine Products Board compiles data from VMRC and NOAA to create a chart with the top 20 species in Virginia as well as compare and landings to the landings of other states. As of 2018 Virginia remains first on the east coast and third in the nation. More »

Continue reading “Virginia is in the oyster business!”

Virginia is in the oyster business!

The shellfish aquaculture industry in Virginia continues to grow, adding significant value to the State’s seafood marketplace. The numbers of market oysters sold by Virginia growers increased in 2012 by … More »

Continue reading “Tasty Soft-Shells Make Any Occasion”

Tasty Soft-Shells Make Any Occasion

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mike Hutt Virginia Marine Products Board Tel: 757-874-3474 Fax: 757-886-0671 E-mail: mhutt@vaseafood.org Tasty Soft-Shells Make Any Occasion If you’ve never tasted a soft-shell crab before, … More »

Continue reading “Make Oysters Your World This Summer”

Make Oysters Your World This Summer

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mike Hutt Virginia Marine Products Board Tel: 757-874-3474 Fax: 757-886-0671 E-mail: mhutt@vaseafood.org Make Oysters Your World This Summer The world may not be your oyster, … More »