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The Potential of Asian Carp as a Raw Material for Fish Meal Production
The native range of Silver Carp Hypophthalmichthys molitrix and Bighead Carp H. nobilis, collectively referred to as bigheaded carp or Asian carp, includes...
Effects of Carp on Nutrient and Food Web Dynamics in Aquaculture ponds
The dynamics of common carp influences on the environment and ecology in polyculture ponds are unclear, so this study by Mohammad Rahman looked at the...
Effects of Feeding Fish Dried-Treated Sewage Sludge Part 1: Growth Performance, Feed Utilisation and Chemical Composition
A.M. Abdelhamid et al, Egypt, look at the possible effects of feeding Nile tilapia, silver carp, common carp and African catfish with dried treated sewage....
Replacement of Fishmeal with Microalgae on Common Carp Weight Gain, Meat, Composition and Survival
The use of blue green algae Spirulina in aquaculture has several potential advantages over the production of fish, writes Nasreen M. Abdulrahman and Hawkar...
A Linkage Map of Transcribed Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Rohu Carp and QTL Associated with Resistance to Aeromonas Hydrophila
Nicholas Robinson et al, Nofima, Norway, genotype full-sibling families using an Illumina iSelect array containing SNPs found in transcribed genes, in...
Tissue-Specific Fatty Acids Response to Different Diets in Common Carp
Fish depend on dietary fatty acids (FA) to support their physiological condition and health. Exploring the FA distribution in common carp (Cyprinus carpio),...
A Short Guide to Ornamental Koi Carp
Speaking at the 150th Annual AVMA Convention in Chicago, US, Nicholas Saint-Erne, DVM PetSmart, Phoenix, Arizona, gave an insight into ornamental koi carp....
Infections of Common Carp with Ciliated Protozoans Parasites from Ainkawa Fish Hatchery in Kurdistan Region, Iraq
During Aquaculture Europe 2013, Kamaran S. Mama and Shamall M. A. Abdullah, University Salahaddin, Iraq, presented their study on the ciliated protozoans...





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