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Aquaculture

Covering all aspects of production of cultured aquatic species, including nutrition, genetics, reproduction, health, behaviour and welfare 

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Abstract

Fish is important in the nutrient cycling of ecosystem, but little is known about how nutrients of cultured fish vary with growth. Whole body samples of three freshwater cultured fish species, grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella), common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)...

Authors
Guo XianTao; Liu Feng; Wang Fang
Publisher
Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI)
Publication
Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2018, 18, 2, pp 239-245
Abstract

High stocking density is a major problem in extensive aquaculture in Pakistan. Present study investigated its effect of growth, levels of thyroxine (T4) and cortisol in two major carps of Pakistan; labeo (Labeo rohita) and catla (Catla catla). One cohort of labeo (n=30) was kept at high stocking...

Authors
Shafaq Fatima; Shadab Izhar; Zaeema Usman; Farzana Rashid; Zakia Kanwal; Ghazala Jabeen; Latif, A. A.
Publisher
Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI)
Publication
Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2018, 18, 1, pp 217-221
Abstract

China is the most important production contributor of farmed turbot in the world. The economies of scale of turbot farming industry in this significant country haven't been studied in detail. In this study, based on survey data from the largest farming area of this species, Shandong Province of...

Authors
Cang PingPing; Yang ZhengYong; Duan Yu
Publisher
Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI)
Publication
Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2018, 18, 1, pp 167-173
CAB ReviewFull Text

There is a growing need to understand how our current interactions and practices influence fish welfare and wellbeing. Particularly given the increasing use of fish both as model organisms in research, for example zebrafish used in biomedical experiments, and also in terms of food production in...

Date
October 2017
Subjects
animal health; animal models; animal welfare; aquaria; aquatic animals; aquatic organisms; disease models; environmental management; fish culture; fish production; food production; gene expression; handling; molecular genetics; stress; stress response
Authors
Braithwaite, V. A.
News Article

A study has shown that group-housed zebrafish show lower levels of stress when they undergo procedures like fin clipping than those who are housed...

Date
October 2017
Event

2 - 6 September 2018 - Charlottetown, PEI

Venue
Charlottetown, PEI
Country
Canada
CABI Book Info
Cover for Fish viruses and bacteria: pathobiology and protection.

This book contains 25 illustrated chapters that describe the epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, transmission, physiopathology, clinical signs, diagnosis, prevention, control strategies, legislative aspects and economic impact of bacterial and viral diseases of fishes, including: Infectious...

Authors
Woo, P. T. K.; Cipriano, R. C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647784)
Miscellaneous

The 2016 edition of the state of world fisheries and aquaculture key function as a provider of informed, balanced and comprehensive analysis of global fisheries and aquaculture data and related issues are presented. This edition is divided into four parts (world overview, selected issues,...

Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Publication
FAO 2016. The state of world fisheries and aquaculture: contributing to food security and nutrition for all, 2016, pp ix + 190 pp.
AbstractFull Text

The purpose of the study was to analyze the likelihood of White spot disease (WSD) occurrence in marine shrimp farms, Rayong province during October 2014 to May 2015. Prevalence, weighted prevalence, cluster analysis using unweighted Ripley's K function and spatial variation analysis using kernel...

Authors
Yaemkasem, S.; Thongratsakul, S.; Bunyawiwat, V.; Kasornchandra, J.; Poolkhet, C.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kasetsart University
Publication
Journal of Kasetsart Veterinarians, 2017, 27, 1, pp 14-25
AbstractFull Text

The purpose of the study was to calculate the probability of white spot disease (WSD) occurrence in marine shrimp farms, Rayong province using Bayesian network analysis. Data collection was conducted during October 2014 to May 2015. A total of 52 independent variables were analyzed using...

Authors
Worranut, P.; Thongratsakul, S.; Bunyawiwat, V.; Kasornchandra, J.; Poolkhet, C.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kasetsart University
Publication
Journal of Kasetsart Veterinarians, 2017, 27, 1, pp 1-13

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