Sugar kelp is a restorative crop in that is absorbs carbon and nitrogen helping restore ocean health. Our farm improves local waterways and creates a habitat for fish. We harvest by hand and package sustainably right at the docks where the customer can meet the family this ocean farm supports.
Stonington Kelp Company
About Stonington Kelp Company
Stonington Kelp Company is sugar kelp farm in fishers island sound. We practice zero input farming (no fresh water, pesticides, fertilizer, or land) and grow food grade sugar kelp which supports human and ocean health.
Seafood OfferedSeaweed, Sugar kelp
Number of Fishermen Sourced From
Years in Business
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