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Aquaponics, an integrated method of growing fish and plants in a soilless system, is a featured subject at three upcoming events -- The World Aquaculture Conference in New Orleans, the Wisconsin Aquaculture Association Conference and the Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers Conference. Montello, WI (Vocus/PRWEB) February 20, 2011 Aquaponics is an integrated method of growing fish and plants in a soilless system.
A new UC Davis study contradicts earlier reports that salmon farms were responsible for the 2002 population crash of wild pink salmon in the Broughton Archipelago of western Canada.
2010 has been a year of achievements, milestones and growth for Nelson and Pade, Inc, a Wisconsin-based company specializing in aquaponics.
Copper sulfate has emerged as an effective treatment for Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, also known as "Ich," a protozoan parasite that appears as white spots on infected fish.
Industrial-scale aquaculture production magnifies environmental degradation.
As consumers eat more fish as part of a healthy diet, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists are helping producers meet this demand by developing new feeds that support sustainable aquaculture production.
The role of a key nutrient which prevents cataracts in salmon has been revealed by eye specialists at the University of East Anglia.
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Ronald L. Stotish, Ph.D., Executive Director, President and CEO of AquaBounty Technologies: This press release is inaccurate, deliberately misleading, and intended to create fear and misunderstanding.
GUANGZHOU, China, Aug.
A better understanding of what happens in a fish's body when it eats could lead to the production of better fish feeds.
The Walking catfish, Clarias batrachus, also known as the Magur or Pla Duk Dam, is a species of air breathing catfish with the ability to "walk" out of the water and across land. Its "walk" is more like a sort of wriggling motion with snakelike movements, as well as using its pectoral fins as "legs". This fish normally lives in slow-moving and often stagnant waters in ponds, swamps, streams and rivers (Mekong and Chao Phraya basins), flooded rice paddies or temporary pools which may dry up....
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