We grow mussels using organic priciple, collect natural seed mussels, process at sea, create biodiversity and improve water quality in the ocean, employ local fishermen, provide a good value for a nutritious fresh local product, have a very low carbon footprint, are a certified wholesale shellfish dealer and shipper
About Pemaquid Mussel Farms
We grow sustainable mussels on rafts in Frenchman's Bay and have a bagging and distribution center in Bucksport Maine at 121 Heritage Park Road.
Seafood Offered, Mussels (Mytilus edulis), Oysters (Crassostrea virginica)
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What are the Local Catch core values?
The value statements outlined below aim to create a higher level of accountability and trust, both internally within the network and externally to the public, in order to advance the movement of Community Supported Fisheries (CSF) and like-minded community-based seafood operations.
- Community-Based Fisheries
- Fair Access
- Fair Price
- Eating with the Ecosystem
- Traceable and Simple Supply Chains
- Catch and Handle with Honor
- Community and Ecosystem Based Fisheries Management
- Honoring the Ocean
- Creativity and Collaboration