The Province of Prince Edward congratulates the ten person team that set a new Guinness World Record for most oysters shucked in an hour as part of the 50th Annual Tyne Valley Oyster Festival.
Increased investments in the Tyne Valley Oyster Festival have allowed the festival to expand and attract a wider audience as it celebrates its 50th year.
Raspberry Point Oyster Co. in New London is upgrading its oyster grading and aquaculture equipment to help meet increasing international market demands, thanks to investments from the Governments of Canada and Prince Edward Island.
This year's grand prize winner of the 2014 Love our Lobster campaign is Ross Waddell who will receive a private lobster dinner party for ten catered by Chef Curtis Ellis.
A new Northside Windmill Enhancement Fund created by the province will support community and economic development in the Hermanville/Clearsprings area as part of the community benefits from the Hermanville/Clearspring wind farm development.