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Fish meal (FM) is the main protein source in aquaculture diets owing to its palatability and quality. Available quantities of FM have remained constant for the past several decades; however, demand has dramatically increased due to its inclusion in diets used for the global aquaculture industry....

Author(s)
Trosvik, K. A.; Webster, C. D.; Thompson, K. R.; Metts, L. A.; Gannam, A.; Twibell, R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Biological Agriculture & Horticulture, 2013, 29, 3, pp 173-185
Abstract

Black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) meal, produced from the larvae of Hermetia illucens, has shown promise as a fish meal (FM) replacement in diets for rainbow trout, catfish and tilapia, but has not been examined as an alternative protein source in shrimp diets. Six isonitrogenous (35% crude protein,...

Author(s)
Cummins, V. C., Jr.; Rawles, S. D.; Thompson, K. R.; Velasquez, A.; Kobayashi, Y.; Hager, J.; Webster, C. D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2017, 473, pp 337-344
Abstract

Quantities of fish meal (FM) have remained level for the past several decades; however, demand has dramatically increased because of its inclusion in all animal production as a high-quality protein source. Soybean meal (SBM) is the most widely used plant-protein ingredient for replacing various...

Author(s)
Trosvik, K. A.; Rawles, S. D.; Thompson, K. R.; Metts, L. A.; Gannam, A.; Twibell, R.; Webster, C. D.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 2012, 43, 5, pp 635-647
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
Abstract

In an effort to reduce fish meal (FM) use in diets for sunshine bass, a feeding trial was conducted. Four practical floating diets were formulated to contain 40% protein, similar energy levels, and without FM. A fifth diet was formulated to contain 30% FM and served as the control diet. Ten fish...

Author(s)
Webster, C. D.; Thompson, K. R.; Morgan, A. M.; Grisby, E. J.; Gannam, A. L.
Citation
Aquaculture, 2000, 188, 3/4, pp 299-309

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