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Aquaculture, an important source for animal protein utilizes a lot of fishmeal regarded as the best protein source in fish feeds. For making feeds, aquaculture sector alone consumed the equivalent of about 23.8 million metric tons (mmt) of fish or 87% of nonfood fish by 2006. By 2011, the non-food...

Egwui, P. C.; Mgbenka, B. O.; Ezeonyejiaku, C. D.
Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Animal Research International, 2013, 10, 1, pp 1672-1680

This study examined the potential of using the freshwater shrimp, Caridina nilotica (CNM), and mung beans, Vigna radiata (VRM), to replace Rastrineobola argentea fishmeal (RAF) as the primary protein source in fish feeds in East Africa. Six diets with varying proportions of RAF, CNM, VRM and full...

Kubiriza, G. K.; Akol, A. M.; Arnason, J.; Sigurgeirsson, Ó.; Snorrason, S.; Tómasson, T.; Thorarensen, H.
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Aquaculture Nutrition, 2018, 24, 1, pp 94-101
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This special issue contains topics on fisheries and aquaculture, including A recruitment forecasting model for the Pacific stock of the Japanese sardine (Sardinops melanostictus); population structure and reproductive parameters of the longneck croaker Pseudotolithus typus in nearshore waters of...

Scientific Research Publishing, Irvine, USA
Agricultural Sciences, 2013, 4, 6A, pp 1-90

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