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AquacultureEurope: Best Practice for Preventing Cleaner Fish Disease Risk
Although cleaner fish are proving an effective and environmentally friendly way of removing sea lice on salmon farms, they can carry pathogens that can...
The Challenges of Producing Large S1 Smolt in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS)
Salmon farming companies have been switching their focus to the production of much larger smolt as a strategy for reducing netpen grow-out time and for...
Effect of a Functional Feed Additive on Productivity in Ecuadorian Shrimp Farming: a Pilot Scale Demonstration
Maintaining a stable and favorable gut microflora is of crucial importance to minimize the impact of disease events and to optimize digestive efficiency...
Multiple Benefits from Promoting Gut Health in Aquaculture
The European ban on the use of antibiotic growth promoters in livestock, and the subsequent search for alternatives, has revealed the importance of gut...
Nutrient Profiles of Rotifers and Rotifer Diets in Marine Fish Hatcheries
Cultured marine fish larvae are most often fed rotifers (Brachionus sp.) the first few weeks after first-feeding. However the nutritional value of rotifers...
Exopolymers in Hatcheries: An Overlooked Factor in Hatchery Hygiene and Feed Quality
Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS),1 or exopolymers, play vital roles in the productivity of commercial hatcheries, yet have received little attention...
Genetic and Non-Genetic Effects for Harvest Weight in the GIFT Nile Tilapia
The main objective of this study by Hooi Ling Khaw et al, Wageningen University, Netherlands, is to quantify the genetic and non-genetic indirect effects...
Bacillus Probiotics Improve Hatchery, Nursery Production In EMS-Hit Mexico
In early 2014, a trial to evaluate the effects of a mixture of Bacillus strains on early mortality syndrome bacteria during the larviculture and nursery...





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