Ireland’s oyster producers rise to market challenges


Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, in association with Irish Farmers Association (IFA) Aquaculture, is hosting a two-day seminar (starting Thursday, February 13) for members of Ireland’s vibrant oyster-farming sector, valued at €43m according to the latest (2018) Business of Seafood report. The event, taking place in Carlingford, Co. Louth, has attracted participants from more than 85 per cent of businesses in the industry.