Cockrell’s Marine Railway in Heathsville, Va., delivered a 20′ x 8′ x 6″ oyster barge in January to Sapidus Farms in Heathsville, Va.

Mike Manyak, Sapidus Farms’ owner, grows oysters in cages and will use the barge for hauling and transporting the 3′ x 4′ x 18″ cages, which weigh up to 500 pounds when loaded with market-size oysters.

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