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Work on Streaky Oyster Leases

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Source: West Coast Sentinel THE Streaky Bay District Council is continuing to work with Primary Industries and Regions SA on the ongoing issue with local oyster leases. The issue first arose when Evans Oysters applied to PIRSA for a lease and licence movement in the Blancheport aquaculture zone. Community members became aware once construction began […]

SOCo & new SRO hatchery production

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Emma Wilkie, Select Oyster Co Operations Manager Emma Wilkie provides an update (from 1:53mins) : The Select Oyster Company, or SOCo, is owned by NSW Farmers and was established in 2004 by oyster farmer bodies.  The breeding program started in 1990 by the NSW DPI and selection for diseases resistance, growth rates and shell shape […]

Seafood CRC to end in June 2015

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Seafood CRC to end in June 2015 & Oysters Australia’s next steps In February, the Seafood CRC Board decided not to proceed with the application for an extension (re-bid) of the CRC beyond June 2015.  The Board agreed that “there was not a compelling case on which to frame an application that had any chance of […]

Ep 1 Australia’s Talking Oysters: Bruce Zippel

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Oysters Australia greetings and future Bruce Zippel, Zippel Oysters, Smoky Bay, SA and Chair, Oysters Australia Hi, I’m Bruce Zippel and I’m the current chair of Oysters Australia. I’m also an oyster grower farming on the west coast of SA in Smoky Bay and we also have farms at St Peter’s Island. I’m also a […]