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Tilapia is one of the most important groups of fish for aquaculture with an annual production exceeds two million metric tons. They have been cultured for quite a long time ago. However, their aquaculture production has been developed remarkably during the last few decades due to the increased...

Author(s)
Tri Nhu Nguyen
Publisher
AQUAFISH Collaborative Research Support Program, Corvallis, USA
Citation
From the pharaohs to the future. Eighth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture. Proceedings. Cairo, Egypt, 12-14 October, 2008, 2008, pp 53-65
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Distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS), a co-product of the dry-mill ethanol industry, are the dried residue that remains after the fermentation of corn (or other grains) mash by selected yeasts and enzymes to produce ethanol and carbon dioxide. The nutrient composition of DDGS varies...

Author(s)
Lim, C.; Yildirim-Aksoy, M.
Publisher
AQUAFISH Collaborative Research Support Program, Corvallis, USA
Citation
From the pharaohs to the future. Eighth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture. Proceedings. Cairo, Egypt, 12-14 October, 2008, 2008, pp 67-82
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This paper reviews the major studies conducted to date concerning the dietary replacement of fish meal in compound diets for tilapia with alternative protein sources or fish meal replacers, including fishery and terrestrial animal byproducts, oilseed meals and byproducts, aquatic plants,...

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El-Sayed, A. F. M.; Tacon, A. G. J.
Citation
Cahiers Options Méditerranéennes, 1997, 22, pp 205-224
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Feeding trials were conducted in floating cages in Lake Bosomtwi in April and May of 1985. Two different diets containing animal and plant protein sources, respectively, were tested on fingerlings of Tilapia discolor. Diet A contained fish meal, brewery waste and maize bran. In diet B, the fish...

Author(s)
Oduro-Boateng, F.
Publisher
Pudoc, Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture research in the Africa region. Proceedings of the African seminar on aquaculture organised by the International Foundation for Science (IFS), Stockholm, Sweden, held in Kisumu, Kenya, 7-11 October 1985, 1986, pp 115-122