Oyster farmers are changing course: oysters on tables

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Description

To outwit a destructive predator snail and a virus, oyster farmers in the Oosterschelde estuary are raising their game. The oysters are being lifted off the seabed to be farmed on tables. ‘Without intervention, the whole oyster industry will go under.’

Period1 Jun 2019

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Media contributions

  • TitleOyster farmers are changing course : oysters on tables
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletWageningen World 2 2019
    Media typePrint
    Duration/Length/Size4 p
    CountryNetherlands
    Date1/06/19
    Producer/AuthorM. de Boo
    URLedepot.wur.nl/478811
    PersonsD. Nelis, Pauline Kamermans, N. Bakker