Soft Shell Crab Industry Workshop


August 19, 2022
box of soft-shell crabs

Soft Shell Crab Industry Workshop

09:00 am - 12:00 pm @

While the basics of the fishery remain the same, regulations, policies, economics and research continue to change in the blue crab industry. This workshop is designed to cover topics important to crab fishermen, processors, shedders and anyone else interested in the crab industry. It will be held Friday, August 19, 2022, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., at Lake Pontchartrain Maritime Museum, 133 Mabel Drive, Madisonville, LA 70447. Refreshments provided.

– Harvesting and Handling Peelers and Busters Soft Shell Systems
– Recirculated System Maintenance and Water Quality
– Updates & Reminders for Blue Crab Regulations
– System Demo

Registration deadline is August 15.

To register or for more information, contact:
Elizabeth Robinson — [email protected]
Carol Franze — (985) 875-2635
or Julie Lively — (225) 578-7507