A look at Tanglefoot Ranch freshwater prawns produced in southern Illinois

A WSIU segment on Tanglefoot ranch and the shrimp operation & harvest time.

“Grover Webb of Tanglefoot Ranch uses his hilly farmland to produce pond-raised shrimp, or prawns. Webb has a unique method of processing these creatures. He places the shrimp in ice water, then harvests them as quickly as possible. While Webb faces many challenges during harvest, he says he’s happy with his decision to explore this pioneering venture in aquaculture.

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