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The search for alternative foods that can replace fishmeal in commercial diets formulation is constant, especially those that have a good amino acid profile and digestibility coefficient. The worm meal seems to be a good protein source in substitution, even partial, of fish meal in diets for ...

Author(s)
Bittarello, A. C.; Fries, E. M.; Finkler, J. K.; Sividanes, V. P.; Feiden, A.; Boscolo, W. R.; Signor, A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal da Grande Dourados (UFGD), Dourados, Brazil
Citation
Revista Agrarian, 2013, 6, 21, pp 326-332
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Tilapia is an unique fish in the inland fish production of Sri Lanka with maximum contribution coming reservoir fisheries catches. There is a possibility to enhance tilapia aquaculture further through other systems of aquaculture practices. However, feed cost is the highest operating cost in the ...

Author(s)
Ariyaratne, M. H. S.
Publisher
AQUAFISH Collaborative Research Support Program, Corvallis, USA
Citation
Better science, better fish, better life. Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture, Shanghai, China, 22-24 April 2011, 2011, pp 262-267
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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