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Can Genetically Improved Farmed Fish Increase Global Aquaculture Productivity?
Increased aquaculture production will be needed in future to improve food security, but what role can genetically improved farmed fish species play in...
Evaluation of Date Fiber as Feed Ingredient for Nile Tilapia Fingerlings
Producing cost-effective sources of feed is a major challenge in the tilapia aquaculture industry, so a scientific study by researchers from the United...
Supplemental Diets in Juvenile Production of Nile Tilapia
Juvenile production of Nile tilapia comprises a stage with high economic losses due to disease outbreaks, as stressful conditions caused by increased fish...
How to Maintain Good Water Quality on Your Tilapia Farm
Good water quality on tilapia farms depends on a suitable environment to promote growth. Such an environment can be achieved by maintaining the correct...
Garlic Supplements Can Aid Growth in Nile Tilapia
Including small amounts of garlic in the diet of Nile tilapia led to an increase in growth rates, suggests a study from A.I. Mehrim and colleagues from...
Protein Sparing in Tilapia Through Supplementation of a Digestive/Metabolic Enhancer
Tilapia has drawn much attention lately and been recognized by FAO as the most potent culture fish species in supplying human protein source of the Century....
Get More Out of Your Tilapia Feed
Feed represents the largest production cost in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). As a result of ever increasing raw material prices, nutritionists are under...
Hybrid Tilapia Outperform Pure-Breds In Seawater Study
With interest in culturing tilapia in marine habitats increasing, producers must obtain tilapia capable of growing well in seawater, writes Mohammad T....





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