What happened to the new oyster culti...

What happened to the new oyster cultivation facility in Weems?

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Pineapple

Richmond, VA

#1 Jan 19, 2012
Does anybody know what happened to the proposed oyster growing facility that was planned for Weems at the end of the road? There were several permits posted, but they now have turned to mush and blown away it has been so long ago.

And a better question - will anybody ever see this post? I get the feeling this place echos it is so empty around here.
Bye-valve

Farnham, VA

#2 Jan 24, 2012
Out of business. I heard he took a huge insurance payout on "crop loss" and bailed.
Pineapple

Richmond, VA

#3 Apr 23, 2012
Bye-valve wrote:
Out of business. I heard he took a huge insurance payout on "crop loss" and bailed.
Well, that sounds about right. It is a shame, though, as we could use any local industry, even as few jobs as this might have provided.

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