Stories tagged: oysters
Mon., May 8, 2017, 4:45 p.m.
Excrement in Puget Sound sickened customers but really hurt oyster industry
John Hansen says there’s an easy explanation for why he can no longer sell his shellfish: There’s just too much feces in the waters of Puget Sound.
Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Grasshoppers, oysters on menu at Safeco Field this season
Baseball fans will be able to try new menu options at Seattle’s Safeco Field this year, including fried oysters and grasshoppers.
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 3:29 p.m.
March is Oyster Festival at Anthony’s
If you’re competitive – and enjoy raw oysters – sign up for the Friday Night Oyster Slurp contest each Friday in the lounge.
Sat., March 29, 2014
New laws name state oyster, juvenile rights
OLYMPIA – Children will have to have lawyers before a court can sever their parents’ rights. Juveniles will have more protection against self-incrimination in Washington. Marijuana growers won’t get tax …
Thu., April 12, 2012
Rising C02 hampers oyster larvae shell formation
Scientists are blaming slightly higher levels of carbon dioxide in Pacific Ocean waters linked to global warming for the failure of oyster larvae to survive in an Oregon hatchery. They …
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010
Oysters Rockefeller can help ease transition to new tradition
It’s often said eating a raw oyster is like kissing a mermaid, but I prefer to think of the experience as catching a perfect wave on a boogie board. It’s …
Thu., Sept. 3, 2009, 3:48 a.m.
Oregon Oyster Farms
Jonathan Swift was quoted as saying, “He was a bold man that first ate an oyster,” and today people eat them raw, smoked, boiled, fried, stewed, canned, pickled, steamed, or …
Wed., Feb. 4, 2009
Oyster farm makes a few clams
OLYMPIA – After six years of operation, the Henderson Inlet Community Shellfish Farm reached a major milestone recently. Operators of the nonprofit farm offered about 50 dozen oysters for sale …