OT...Soft Shell Crabs

bufflehead1

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isn’t there a place near Swan Quarter that has a big tank where they farm soft shells?
They’re not farmed. The peelers are wild caught within a few days of shedding and held in tanks until they molt. The place you are talking about starts shedding crabs earlier than most places in NC because they will buy peelers from SC and GA before our season gets going.
 

burgawboy

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They’re not farmed. The peelers are wild caught within a few days of shedding and held in tanks until they molt. The place you are talking about starts shedding crabs earlier than most places in NC because they will buy peelers from SC and GA before our season gets going.
Good to know!
 

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