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Abstract

This study examined the potential of using the freshwater shrimp, Caridina nilotica (CNM), and mung beans, Vigna radiata (VRM), to replace Rastrineobola argentea fishmeal (RAF) as the primary protein source in fish feeds in East Africa. Six diets with varying proportions of RAF, CNM, VRM and full...

Author(s)
Kubiriza, G. K.; Akol, A. M.; Arnason, J.; Sigurgeirsson, Ó.; Snorrason, S.; Tómasson, T.; Thorarensen, H.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Nutrition, 2018, 24, 1, pp 94-101
Abstract

Two feeding trials were conducted in a closed system with Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus fry (mean weight, 0.10 g; experiment 1) and juveniles (mean weight, 2.84 g; experiment 2) to examine the effects of total replacement of fish meal (FM), with and without supplementation of DL-methionine...

Author(s)
Thompson, K.; Velasquez, A.; Patterson, J. T.; Metts, L. S.; Webster, C. D.; Brady, Y. J.; Gannam, A. L.; Twibell, R. G.; Ostrand, S. L.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
North American Journal of Aquaculture, 2012, 74, 3, pp 365-375