Three well known Australian companies involved with the aquaculture industry, Reg Breakwell (TTP Plastic’s) Ashley Davidson (Woodshield) & Leon Stott (Seapa), recently attended the Pacific Coast Shellfish Growers Assoc. conference in Washington State, USA.
The conference was attended by oyster growers from various parts of the US and Canada and consisted of many shellfish related seminars and field visits. Reg & Ashley were guest’s of Taylor Shellfish, one of the worlds largest shellfish farming companies and had the chance to visit the famous Samish Bay Oyster/Clam farm. They also visited Taylor’s huge hatchery and upweller’s in Shelton, WA. A fully floating structure producing millions of shellfish seed.
While TTP & Seapa are established in the international markets, Woodshield is a new company enjoying rapid expansion in both the aquaculture and agriculture industries.