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2014-10-23 20:22:00

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Aquaculture and Fisheries in Thousand Tons by the following Product Segments: Aquaculture, and Fisheries.

Farmers Breed Better Fish Using Genetic Chip
2014-02-14 13:07:00

Atlantic salmon production could be boosted by a new technology that will help select the best fish for breeding.

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2010-01-14 08:27:47

Scientists believe they have the answer to why the Chinese Shar-pei dog breed has a wrinkled appearance.

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2007-02-12 13:25:00

A new statistical method of determining genetic traits that influence social interactions among animals may provide for more productive livestock. Scientists designed mathematical equations based on traits to choose animals that are more congenial in groups.


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