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Fresh oysters from ShanDaph Oysters, farmed on Big Island, Nova Scotia.
Please note that boxes this year will not be wooden. The cost of wood and the time to fabricate them was too much so we’ve switched to a waxed cardboard.
ShanDaph oysters is the only solar powered oyster farm in Atlantic Canada.
ShanDaph Oysters was established in May of 1999, but its roots reach back over thirty years.Owner/Operator Philip Docker’s grandparents helped to reestablish the growing and the harvesting of oysters on the pristine shores of Big Island, Nova Scotia. Over the decades, the native oyster seed they set in the 1960s and 1970s has matured into productive oyster beds. ShanDaphs are housed in growout units suspended in a water column, where they feed on the nutrient-rich waters of the ShanDaph farm. By completing the growth process suspended in the rich tidal waters of Big Island, ShanDaph ensures optimum growth conditions from the time they are set at less than a millimeter in size, to harvest at over 76 millimeters in size. The total process takes between three to five years.
Show your support for Atlantic oyster suppliers and get a little shucked up this COVID season!
We currently offer delivery within HRM for a flat rate of $7.00 (free with orders over $75). Deliveries occur between 11am and 6pm, Tuesday – Friday. Please order by midnight for next day delivery (Tue.-Fri.). If you live outside of the HRM select Local Courier on the checkout page and we can arrange to have your order shipped to you. Or – you can select a Catch of the Month pick-up hub and pick-up your order on the first Thursday of the month.
Pickup your order at the Warehouse Market (2867 Isleville St., Halifax) Wednesday – Friday between 11am – 6pm OR Afishionado HQ (10-275 Rocky Lake Dr., Bedford) Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm. Please order by midnight for next day pickup.
Subscription boxes are available for pickup (or delivery) on the first Thursday of each month. See a list of our pickup hubs here. Home delivery can be arranged, and will be delivered during the same period.
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