More nights on Ursela’s ‘Hunts’ lease
More days on Joe’s ‘Saquish’ lease
A visit to Clark’s Island
Changing skyline at the dock
Holiday Hustle / ACDC
more nights on URSULA’S hunts lease
A shout-out to Emmy Hagen of ICO’s media group for her photo’s!
Almost the whole gang was out on this particular night. From the Hatchery was Hannah, Shawna, Emily, Cat, and Nick; from the Farm was Skip, Ursula, Cory, Tim, and me. Joe worked all day but had to head to BU for his MBA class. Emily Hagen was behind the camera.
By the end of December, over 2,000 trays like these will have been moved onto the property for winter storage.
… picking at night:
… and culling in the morning:
Below is an average December work week from an exercise (and weather) standpoint, so-says my Fitbit - which I’m thinking represents a general benchmark-week for Island Creek farmers (fellow farmers are half my age and twice as strong, so my guess is that their step/cardio benefits are a lot higher).
more days on joe’s saqiush lease
A view of the commute to Saquish from “The Ford”:
A view of the commute to Saquish from “The Carolina”:
Cat, preparing to bag some Aunt Dotties:
a visit to clark’s Island
A short skiff ride to the Taylor property
Walk in the Wood
CHANGING SKYLINE at the dock
Out of harms way for the winter
Mark with Cory wrote, choreographed and implemented the final removal from the bay of at least twelve more platforms and houses - in just one day. It was a pretty awesome undertaking …
Thousands of holiday orders: How do Island Creek Oysters get from here to there?
Cooperation, and timing!
Come and ride with Joe, Nick and me on a 90 second commute from Duxbury’s town landing -delivering oysters to Island Creek’s new operation/distribution center:
- ACDC -
So long, 2018