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Author(s)
Roderick, E.
Publisher
Aqua Research Pte Ltd, China Square Central, Singapore
Citation
Aqua Culture Asia Pacific, 2018, 14, 4, pp 49-51
Abstract

Aquaculture is part of the solution for meeting the growing world demand for food, mainly as an animal protein source. However, current yields are insufficient for aquaculture to play this crucial role. Growth-rate enhancement is one of the approaches that have been exploited in this regard. Also,...

Author(s)
Martinez, R.; Carpio, Y.; Morales, A.; Lugo, J. M.; Herrera, F.; Zaldívar, C.; Carrillo, O.; Arenal, A.; Pimentel, E.; Estrada, M. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2016, 452, pp 304-310
Abstract

A brief account of the development and demonstration of soyabean meal-based feeds for aquaculture in China is given. The 3-stage feeding protocol used to culture tilapia from fry to market size is presented. The results of the pond feeding and cage feeding demonstrations are summarized. The future...

Author(s)
Cremer, M. C.
Publisher
Perendale Publishers, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
International Aquafeed, 2005, 8, 3, pp 8-13
Abstract

Algae are the chief primary producers in the aquatic environment. Thus, they supply proteins carbohydrates and mineral salts to the primary consumers and consequently sustain many fishes of commercial interest. Despite algae being a good source of food for some fishes, some cyanobacteria are of low ...

Author(s)
Nweze, N. O.
Publisher
Department of Zoology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Citation
Animal Research International, 2009, 6, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Ten experimental diets and one control diet were fed to 720 tilapia (20 fish × 12 cages × 3 replicates) in a recirculating aquaculture system to determine the economic significance of replacing fish meal with fish meal analogues if the fish meal analogues were processed on-site by the producer. All ...

Author(s)
Tudor, K. W.; Rosati, R. R.; O'Rourke, P. D.; Wu, Y. V.; Sessa, D.; Brown, P.
Citation
Aquacultural Engineering, 1996, 15, 1, pp 53-65
Abstract

20, eight-month-old (body weight 20-25 g) post-spawned Oreochromis niloticus females were distributed into 9 tanks and fed on purified, isoenergetic diets containing 10, 20 or 30% protein with casein and gelatin as protein sources. After 2 months' feeding, 15 fish from each treatment were then...

Author(s)
Gunasekera, R. M.; Shim, K. F.; Lam, T. J.
Citation
Aquaculture, 1996, 146, 1/2, pp 121-134

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