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The following aquaculturists or affiliated organizations, have exemplified the foundations of CQP, based on their principles and practices:

East Dennis Oyster FarmTM

John and Stephanie Lowell have owned East Dennis Oyster Farm in the cool clear waters of Cape Cod Bay since 2003 when John applied for an aquaculture grant. Today they each own an acre and are licensed to wholesale, retail and cater (raw bar) their product. East Dennis Oysters™ now compete with Wellfleet Oysters as the most sought after product on the market.
East Dennis Oyster Farm has been CQP-certified since the launch of the Aquaculture Program.
To see a complete list of CQP-certified Aquaculture producers, click here.

Southeastern Massachusetts Aquaculture Center

The Southeastern Massachusetts Aquaculture Center (SEMAC) works to foster the sustainable development of private/public aquaculture endeavors within the southeastern region and throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by way of a coordinated effort including education, research, technical and economic assistance, best management practices and demonstration projects.
SEMAC has provided CQP with essential research and expertise in the development of the aquaculture sector.


To see a complete list of CQP-certified Aquaculture producers, click here.