Seafood Harvest Calendar

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Fish
Bluefish
Blackfish
Bonito
Butterfish
Codfish
Flounder
Fluke
Herring
Jacks
Mackerel (Boston)
Mackerel (Spanish)
Mahi Mahi
Mako Shark
Monkfish
Ocean Perch
Porgies
Scrod
Sea Bass
Sea Robins
Shark (Dogfish)
Skate
Squid
Striped Bass
Swordfish
Tilefish
Triggerfish
Tuna
Tunny
Weakfish
Whiting
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Shellfish
Clams
Conch
Lobster
Mussels
Oysters
Scallops
Scallops, Bay
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Other
Flounder Roe
Monkfish Liver

Harvest and availability periods are approximate.

This Thanksgiving, buy an extra bag of fresh produce while you shop and donate it during our Buy a Bag events. Find the schedule here. 

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