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A seven-week feeding trial was conducted to examine the possibility of replacing fish meal with earthworm meal in the diets of the African catfish, Clarias gariepinus fry. Fish meal protein was replaced by earthworm meal at 0% (D0); 15% (D15); 25% (D25); 35% (D35); and 50% (D50). The diets were...

Author(s)
Dedeke, G. A.; Owa, S. O.; Olurin, K. B.; Akinfe, A. O.; Awotedu, O. O.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
International Journal of Fisheries and Aquaculture, 2013, 5, 9, pp 229-233
Abstract

In this study, a feeding trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of adding different levels of sodium butyrate in high plant protein diets on growth performance, nutrient apparent digestibility coefficients and liver antioxidant function of juvenile turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.), and to...

Author(s)
Wei ChaoQing; Zhou HuiHui; Wang Xuan; Mai KangSen; Xu Wei; He Gen
Publisher
Chinese Association of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Beijing, China
Citation
Chinese Journal of Animal Nutrition, 2017, 29, 9, pp 3392-3402
Abstract

Three diets were evaluated for growth, production and economic performance of the Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus, after a culture period of 160 days at the Aquaculture Research and Development Centre (ARDEC), Akosombo, Ghana. Locally available agro-industrial by-products were used to compound...

Author(s)
Attipoe, F.; Nelson, F.; Abban, E.
Publisher
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Accra, Ghana
Citation
Ghana Journal of Agricultural Science, 2009, 42, 1/2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

An experiment was conducted to examine effects of five levels of dietary protein (25, 27, 29, 31 y 33%) on performance by the gamitana, Colossoma macropomum Cuvier 1818. The parameters measured were weight gain (WG), food conversion (Fe), retained protein (RP), protein efficiency ratio (PER), and...

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Gutiérrez, F. W.; Quispe, M.; Valenzuela, L.; Contreras, G.; Zaldívar, J.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista Peruana de Biología, 2010, 17, 2, pp 219-223

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