Please contact your local oyster purveyor to inquire about where they source their oyster varieties. Many oysters labeled disease resistant or ‘triploid’ are from the Rutgers NJAES oyster breeding program.
Cape Shore Laboratory
Green Creek, NJ
Contact: Gregory DeBrosse
Rutgers oyster varieties are available commercially as seed (baby oysters).
PRICE LIST: Rutgers Disease Resistant (MSX, Dermo), Cultchless, C. virginica
NJ Aquaculture Innovation Center
3920 Bayshore Road
North Cape May, NJ
Contact: Dave Jones, Sean Towers and Matt Neuman
Broodstock is licensed to hatcheries for commercialization.