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The fast growth of the aquaculture sector worldwide increases the demand for aquafeeds. Since the production of conventional protein sources like fish meal is stagnating due to fully exploited fish stocks, far-reaching sustainable adaptions of production techniques as well as new alternative ...

Author(s)
Tschirner, M.; Kloas, W.
Publisher
Oekom Verlag, München, Germany
Citation
GAIA, 2017, 26, 4, pp 332-340
Abstract

Protein derived from fishmeal is the most expensive ingredient in fish feeds. Any reduction and replacement of this ingredient by a less expensive protein source which will produce the same growth performances will contribute significantly to the reduction of fish production cost. Protein-rich U....

Author(s)
Shpigel, M.; Guttman, L.; Shauli, L.; Odintsov, V.; Ben-Ezra, D.; Harpaz, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2017, 481, pp 112-118
Abstract

The objective of this study was to compare the hydrolysates of fish meal (FM) and poultry by-product meal (PBM) upon in vitro simulation of the digestion process of the Pacific Bluefin tuna, Thunnus orientalis. Two grams of crude protein from each meal were hydrolyzed in triplicate for 60 min using ...

Author(s)
Castillo-Lopez, E.; Espinoza-Villegas, R. E.; Viana, M. T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2016, 458, pp 187-194
Abstract

The perception of key players in the fish farming sector towards the use of insects is important for their acceptance to adopt insects as an alternative protein source to the expensive fish meal. Perception was established through a cross-sectional study of 208 fish farmers and 71 fish feed traders ...

Author(s)
Ssepuuya, G.; Sebatta, C.; Sikahwa, E.; Fuuna, P.; Sengendo, M.; Mugisha, J.; Fiaboe, K. K. M.; Nakimbugwe, D.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed, 2019, 5, 2, pp 107-116
Abstract

Fish farming is faced with the challenge of high cost of feeds because of the cost of high quality protein needed for formulation of the feeds. Thus, there is urgent need for alternative protein sources. The effects of substituting freshwater shrimp meal (FWSM) with black soldier fly larvae meal...

Author(s)
Irungu, F. G.; Mutungi, C. M.; Faraj, A. K.; Affognon, H.; Kibet, N.; Tanga, C.; Ekesi, S.; Nakimbugwe, D.; Fiaboe, K. K. M.
Publisher
Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Insects as Food and Feed, 2018, 4, 1, pp 19-30
Abstract

Limited availability of sustainable feed ingredients is a serious concern in salmon aquaculture. Insects may become an important, sustainable resource for expanding the raw material repertoire. Herein, we present data from an 8-week feeding trial with pre-smolt Atlantic salmon (initial body weight...

Author(s)
Li YanXian; Kortner, T. M.; Chikwati, E. M.; Munang'andu, H. M.; Lock, E. J.; Krogdahl, Ǻ.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 2019, 86, pp 1106-1113
Abstract

In response to the limitation in the global supply of fish meal, the traditional protein source used in aquaculture feed, efforts have increasingly been focused on the use of alternative protein sources of plant origin. However, plant ingredients may cause growth retardation in aquaculture fish...

Author(s)
Murashita, K.; Fukada, H.; Takahashi, N.; Hosomi, N.; Matsunari, H.; Furuita, H.; Oku, H.; Yamamoto, T.
Publisher
Fisheries Research Agency, Kanagawa, Japan
Citation
Bulletin of Fisheries Research Agency, 2015, No.40, pp 69-74
Abstract

This article discusses the potential scope of use, and the use of insects in aquafeeds for tilapia and shrimps as dietary protein source.

Author(s)
Davis, S.; Ramm, K.; Ju ZhiYong; Soller, F.
Publisher
World Aquaculture Society, Baton Rouge, USA
Citation
World Aquaculture, 2017, 48, 3, pp 61-63
Abstract

Microalgal biotechnology has gained considerable importance in recent decades and its use is extending day by day into several areas like nutraceutical research, renewable energy source, production of essential biomolecules like β-carotene, astaxanthin, PUFA, bio colorant production, wastewater...

Author(s)
Roy, S. S.; Ruma Pal
Publisher
Springer (India) Private Limited, New Delhi, India
Citation
Proceedings of the Zoological Society, 2015, 68, 1, pp 1-8
Abstract

The effect of partial or total dietary substitution of fishmeal (FM) by vegetal protein sources on growth and feed efficiency was carried out in on-growing gilthead sea bream (mean initial weight 131 g). The Control diet (FM 100) contained FM as the primary protein source, while in Diets FM 25 and...

Author(s)
Monge-Ortiz, R.; Martínez-Llorens, S.; Márquez, L.; Moyano, F. J.; Jover-Cerdá, M.; Tomás-Vidal, A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Archives of Animal Nutrition, 2016, 70, 2, pp 155-172

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