If you want to add fresh seafood to your mix of food staples, there are plenty of local sources.
The North Carolina General Assembly has authorized establishment of shellfish aquaculture enterprise areas — preapproved zones for growing shellfish, such as oysters and clams.
Jane Harrison, North Carolina Sea Grant coastal economics specialist, visited some New Jersey menhaden fishermen recently to talk about fishing, their livelihoods and the menhaden catch.
Jane Harrison, North Carolina Sea Grant coastal economics specialist, visits Hyde County to talk oysters and careers.
Meet our newest staff member, Jane Harrison, coastal economist. She might be from the North but she has fond memories of North Carolina.