Spat Center

Welcome to Spat Center.   Our most frequent question is "Where can I get Spat?"  Here is what we know currently. 



SPAT Center


Known SPAT providers as of 4/15/2020



Baywatch Oyster Seeds LLC (Triploids Only)

PO Box 535, Reedville, VA

Keith Rodgers,, 804-453-4367

Onsite spat sales for oyster gardeners. Will have 1/4" triploid seed for sale 1st week in June, 2020.


Capt. Tom’s Oyster Floats
Wicomico Church, VA
Darryl Krolicki,, 804-580-5021


Chesapeake Bay Oyster Company LLC

PO Box 96, Wake, VA 23176

2019 Winter-over spat available (as of April 2020)


Great Wicomico Oyster Co (Diploid and Triploid Spat)

191 Bow Wood Drive

Heathsville, VA  22473

Monica 757-619-9631 or Matt 301-526-7503

Note- As of 9-24-2019, Great Wicomico Oyster Co. is out of spat.


Lynton Land (Diploids Only)

125 Airstrip Lane, Ophelia, VA, 804-453-6605


Mike Lightfoot (Triploids Only)

1152 Wilton Rd, Hague, VA



Oystermama's Bay-bies (Diploids and Triploids)

Mathews, VA

Judy Ambrose and Justine Kendrick 

Call or text 804-725-8557


Reedville Oysters, LLC (Triploids)

861 Main Street, Reedville, VA 22539

Captain Tom Nutt, Tom Nutt III, Fred Nutt

1-800-788-3565, 804-453-5070


Ward Oyster Company

John Vigliotta

Aquaculture oysters

Seed oysters, large quantities (20,000 or greater) at wholesale prices


Spat providers, if you would like to correct or add to this page, please contact Vic Spain,