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2014-07-30 08:36:16

New capability helps customers determine a farm management program to manage devastating bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill's animal nutrition business has launched a new EMS Risk Tool to help customers determine the best farm management program to manage the risk of Early Mortality Syndrome (EMS) on their shrimp farms. EMS, also known as Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND), is caused by certain strains of the bacteria vibrio and has led to...

2014-07-28 23:07:26

New Market Research Reports "Global Aquaculture Market Analysis Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 ” Has Been Added to GrandViewReseach.com Report Database. View full report With TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/aquaculture-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 The global market for aquaculture is expected to reach USD 202.96 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Aquaculture includes farming of aquatic...

2014-07-23 23:28:56

The Easy DIY Aquaponics System review that was just updated by Vkool.com reveals Andrew Endres’ system for growing organic produce at home using fish waste as natural fertilizer. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 According to the Easy DIY Aquaponics System review recently updated by Vkool.com, this is helpful program for those people who want to learn how to build an organic gardening system at home. Vkool reveals in its review that this program provides people with detailed...

2014-07-20 23:01:02

The Europe Aquafeed Market report defines and segments the aquafeed market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-aquafeed-3696590504.html (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 The Europe Aquafeed Market report defines and segments the aquafeed market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is estimated to grow from around $6,384.9 million in 2013 to $11,202.3 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 11.9% from 2013 to 2018. Browse...

2014-07-15 14:17:14

John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Aquaculture Is Source of Nearly Half the World’s Seafood As government agencies recommend greater consumption of seafood for its health benefits, a new analysis led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future urges medical and public health professionals to consider the environmental and health impact of seafood sourcing, particularly aquaculture, or the farming of fish, shellfish and crustaceans. The paper appears...

2014-07-11 23:08:15

Shultz will teach critical disciplines necessary to succeed in cutting edge Aquaponic food production systems. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Shultz’s intensive 3 day workshop, which is in high demand, is presented and well-known throughout the world. Shultz is the Aquaponics Researcher at Lethbridge College in Southern Alberta, Canada and has authored or co-authored more than 20 papers regarding Aquaponics including journal articles, publications in conference proceedings and other articles....

2014-07-09 11:18:56

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences Increases publication rates 3-10 fold and expands potential for protecting food resources Researchers at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences dug into the last 70 years of peer-reviewed publications about protozoan parasites that infest bivalve mollusks and found that when an organism can be cultured in the laboratory, more papers and greater understanding result. Senior Research Scientists, José Fernández Robledo and Nicholas Record co-authored...

2014-07-07 23:07:34

“Tabletop Aquaponics” by John Choisser Utilizes Biology, Chemistry, Botany, and Mathematics to Show Readers How to Create a Sustainable Aquaponic Ecosystem San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 In the midst of summer, when children and teens often turn to video games, the internet, or television for entertainment, one author wants to engage their minds and teach them about conservation in a fun and rewarding way. Engineer and author John Choisser recently released an eBook, Tabletop...

2014-07-03 23:05:20

Market Size - $145.13 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 4.7%, Market Trends –Increasing demand in China and Asia Pacific. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/aquaculture-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The global market for aquaculture is expected to reach USD 202.96 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Aquaculture includes farming of aquatic organisms such as mollusks, fish,...

2014-07-02 12:30:10

ALBANY, Ind., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 1, 2014 Bell Aquaculture LLC held the grand opening event for the Bell Farms(TM) Aqua Feed mill located in central Indiana USA. Over 300 fish farmers, government officials and industry experts attended the event held on site at Bell Farms(TM) in Albany, Indiana. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140702/124050 This mill represents the last major step toward completion of a vertically integrated aquaculture farm that has long been...


Latest Aquaculture Reference Libraries

Windowpane Oyster, Placuna placenta
2013-04-16 21:15:37

The windowpane oyster, Placuna placenta, alternatively known as capiz, is a bivalve marine mollusk belonging to the family Placunidae. Among the species within the genus, only the P. placenta has an outer shell that is sufficiently translucent for commercial use. This mollusk can be found from the shallows of the Gulf of Aden, to around India, then Malaysia to the southern South China Sea, and around the Philippines. Capiz, a province in the Philippines, gets its name from this shell which...

Silver Carp, Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
2013-02-09 08:21:21

Image Caption: Juvenile silver carp. Credit: Mirko Barthel/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The silver carp is a freshwater fish native to north and northeast Asia. It has been introduced or spread into at least 88 other countries around the world for reasons of aquaculture. It was imported into North America in the 1970’s to control algae growth at wastewater treatment facilities, soon after, the silver carp escaped into the wild and spread rapidly. By 2009 the population was abundant from the...

Zebra Tilapia, Tilapia buttikoferi
2009-07-04 15:57:53

The Zebra tilapia (Tilapia buttikoferi) is a fish inhabitant to West Africa, specifically Liberia. This fish is an African tilapiine cichlid. The Zebra tilapia is a freshwater fish that is inclined to streams and rivers. For both aquatic and nutritious reasons, this fish has been imported and bred all over the world. The Zebra tilapia is a stunning cichlid. It is usually white or yellow with black stripes. This fish varies from light to black based on its mood. The stripes seem to fade...

Redtail Catfish, Phractocephalus hemioliopterus
2009-02-16 20:35:04

The Redtail Catfish (Phractocephalus hemioliopterus) is a species of long-whiskered catfish found in South America. It is native to the Amazon, Orinoco, and Essequibo river basins of South America. It is found only in fresh water. It has been introduced into Florida, although it has not been established there. It is commonly known as cajaro in Venezuela and pirarara in Brazil. It is the only still-living member of the genus Phractocephalus. Despite growing to a large size, it is a popular...

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2008-10-16 17:43:44

The Barramundi (Lates calcarifer) is a species of fish that is native to Australia and New Guinea. It is commonly found from northern and eastern Australia through the Torres Strait to New Guinea. It is a salt and freshwater species. This species is also known as the Giant Perch, Giant Seaperch, Asian Seabass, Australian Seabass, White Seabass, and a variety of other names. Its nickname is the Silver Jack. They have large silvery scales, which may become darker, depending on their...

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