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Aquaculture is one of the fastest growing food producing sectors in the world accounting for approximately 50% of fisheries products. The protein component in aquaculture diet is the single most expensive portion and important dietary nutrient. Generally, feed ingredients of animal origin having...

Author(s)
Nalawade, V. B.; Bhilave, M. P.; Kulkarni, J. J.
Publisher
Satya Prakashan, New Delhi, India
Citation
Biological Forum, 2014, 6, 1, pp 79-83
AbstractFull Text

Tilapia is an unique fish in the inland fish production of Sri Lanka with maximum contribution coming reservoir fisheries catches. There is a possibility to enhance tilapia aquaculture further through other systems of aquaculture practices. However, feed cost is the highest operating cost in the ...

Author(s)
Ariyaratne, M. H. S.
Publisher
AQUAFISH Collaborative Research Support Program, Corvallis, USA
Citation
Better science, better fish, better life. Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture, Shanghai, China, 22-24 April 2011, 2011, pp 262-267
Abstract

Two practical diets that differed in cost based upon protein sources were evaluated as treatments relative to production and associated economics of the fingerling-stocker phase of culture for channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus. The commercially manufactured fingerling feeds contained...

Author(s)
D'Abramo, L. R.; Hanson, T. R.; Steeby, J. A.
Publisher
American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, USA
Citation
North American Journal of Aquaculture, 2008, 70, 2, pp 154-161
AbstractFull Text

An experiment was conducted at Bunda fish farm from November 2009 to February 2010. Juveniles of Tillapia rendalli of average weight 9.5±SD 0.5 g were stocked in outdoor concrete tanks and fed on diets of different plant protein sources formulated at different crude protein (CP) levels. The results ...

Author(s)
Soko, T.; Kang'ombe, J.
Publisher
RUFORUM, Kampala, Uganda
Citation
Second RUFORUM Biennial Regional Conference on "Building capacity for food security in Africa", Entebbe, Uganda, 20-24 September 2010, 2010, pp 1239-1241
Abstract

The feeding experiment was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of locally available feed resources for Tra catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) cultured a series of 21 hapa net cages installed in the earthen pond during a 4-month period. The reference diet contained fish meal as the main crude...

Author(s)
Chau Thi Da; Lundh, T.; Lindberg, J. E.; Berg, H.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
International Aquatic Research, 2016, 8, 4, pp 309-321
Abstract

Objective. To determine the effect on larval growth and survival of Rhamdia quelen of diets containing different proportions of animal and plant protein supplemented with plankton. Materials and methods. Two experimental diets were formulated, Diet-1 with 70% vegetable protein (soybean meal) and...

Author(s)
Castañeda A., G.; Esquivel G., J.; Muelbert E., B.; Vásquez-Torres, W.; Machado F., D.
Publisher
University of Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia
Citation
Revista MVZ Cordoba, 2011, 16, 3, pp 2678-2685

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