"Home of the Jersey Clam"

Clams Moved on to Upwellers!

The young clams are about 20 days old and have been eating up a storm and growing rapidly by the day. The first batch of clams have just moved from the downwellers to upwellers and now are outside and beingContinue Reading

Clams are One Week Old

The clams are now developing their foot and are still swimming and eating well.  We will be getting ready to put them in downwellers when they are ready to set.  Larval clams swim for the first week to two weeksContinue Reading

Margate Community Farmers Market Opens

The official start of the Margate Community Farmers Market will be Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 9:00 am.   Come visit us and purchase fresh clams for the weekend along with other delicious produce and products directly from local producers.Continue Reading

Spawning Success!

After  an initial slow beginning, we had a successful spawn yesterday. The larval clams are just a day old and swimming and enjoying their first meal of algae. I took some video and pictures under the microscope today and planContinue Reading

Hello world!

This is my very first post ever! Welcome to our website, I hope you come back often to visit and comment.  Our brood stock clams are in the hatchery and we are busy getting ready for our 2011 season.