Middle Peninsula Seafood and Agriculture E-Marketplace Development

This project requests funding to customize the FishLine application for the Chesapeake Bay, host the application, complete website development for online purchasing, marketing the new app, and general project administration.

  • Statewide Project Theme: Entrepreneurial Activities/Workforce Development
  • Region 6 Priority Industry Cluster: Aquaculture / Seafood / Commercial Fishing / Marine Industries
  • GO Virginia Request: $77,000
  • Match: $38,500
  • Source of Match: MPCBPAA, MPPDC, Private Sources
  • Project Type: ERR Fast Access
  • Localities: Essex County, Gloucester County, King and Queen County, Middlesex County, Mathews County, King William County, Town of Tappahannock, Town of Urbanna, and Town of West Point.
  • How does this project create higher paying jobs? This project creates higher paying jobs keeping a key market open during an economic time in which primary markets are closed.