This free workshop will offer critical legislative updates for oyster harvesters and dealers, in particular new sack labeling requirements from the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.
Scheduled topics include:
- Method of sale of oysters (LDAF)
- Oyster harvesting tags & requirements (LDHH)
- Private seed production
- Industry legislative updates
- Avoiding common enforcement issues
- LFF videos and fact sheets
Hands-on demonstrations will include new refrigeration techniques and equipment, including the LFF Seafood Quality Training Lab. Sea Grant will also give an update on clam harvest regulations.
The event will be held at the Belle Chasse Auditorium at 8398 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037. For more information, contact:
Rusty Gaudé, Sea Grant • (504) 908-9713 [email protected]
John Supan, PhD, Sea Grant • (985) 264-3239 [email protected]
Darren Bourgeois, LDWF • (504) 284-2033 [email protected]
A light meal will be provided, so registration is encouraged to accommodate all participants: