How big can oysters grow?

Answer Oysters over five inches long are considered "large." A record 13-inch long, six-inch wide oyster was found in Humboldt Bay, California, by Richard Mesce in 2008, beating the previous 12-inch recor... Read More »

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How do oysters grow?

Oysters spend all but the first few weeks of their lives fixed in one place on the sea floor. Their survival depends on the protective shells that they soon begin to develop.BirthAfter the female o... Read More »

How to Dig Oysters?

Oyster digging or oyster harvesting, as it is also known, is best done at low tide when you can actually see the oysters. Small tidal pools can be accessed too, if the water is clear enough to see ... Read More »

How to Eat Oysters?

Oysters are considered a great delicacy in many parts of the world. Here is how to cut their shells and eat them.

How to Buy Oysters?

Oysters are one of the seas delicacies that are best enjoyed straight off the rocks. Many people are in the inland, where you don't have easy access to oysters. Here are instructions on how to buy ... Read More »