Aquaculture Programs

Mussel Monitoring Program

The Mussel Monitoring Program (MMP) is a service provided to cultured mussel growers and processors by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. The monitoring program provides mussel growers with a variety of information to assist them in the management of their operations.

Oyster Monitoring Program

The Oyster Monitoring Program (OMP) is a technical service provided to oyster growers by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries. The monitoring program provides oyster growers with a variety of information to assist them in the management of their operations.

Aquaculture Technology Program

The Aquaculture Technology Program provides an incentive for private aquaculture operations to develop or adopt new techniques or technologies in order to expand production, reduce production costs or otherwise increase earnings through more efficient production, assess new approved species or improve the environmental acceptability of aquaculture.

Quality Oyster Aquaculture Program

The Quality Oyster Aquaculture Program provides an incentive for oyster aquaculture producers to increase production through the adoption of techniques or technologies used to produce quality oysters on their leases.

Aquaculture Futures Program

The Aquaculture Futures Program is to facilitate development in the aquaculture industry through stimulation of applied research and development, strategic planning, business development and industry promotion.

Published date: 
March 16, 2016
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General Inquiries

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
PO Box 1180
548 Main Street
Montague, PE   C0A 1R0
Phone: (902) 838-0910
Fax: (902) 838-0975

peiextension@gov.pe.ca