• Cayman 27 newsletter suspended

    The Cayman 27 Newsletter has been temporarily suspended. We are working to resume this service in the near future. You can also get the latest Cayman 27 updates on your mobile device by downloading our app from the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store for Android devices.

Price for turtle meat drops

The World Society for the Protection of Animals says a reduction in the price of turtle meat will just increase the demand for the dish. The Cayman Turtle Farm dropped the price of meat at their West Bay facility.

“Ultimately, simply dropping the price of sea turtle meat and effectively stimulating demand is not the answer,” Dr. Neil D’Cruze of WSPA said.

Turtle Farm managing director, Tim Adam, says the price cuts are a result of several factors including increased egg and hatchling productions.

Gina-Ebanks Petrie of the Department of Environment welcomes the cost reduction.

Comments are closed.

Share your opinions with us

Cayman 27 wants to hear what you have to say! Help us get to know you better by taking a quick survey.

Take Survey No Thanks