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Abstract

The effects of replacing fish meal with Caridina nilotica as a protein ingredient on growth performance, nutrient utilization, carcass, proximate composition and economic benefits in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) culture was evaluated. Replacement of the FM with C. nilotica was done at 25%,...

Author(s)
Mugo-Bundi, J.; Oyoo-Okoth, E.; Ngugi, C. C.; Manguya-Lusega, D.; Rasowo, J.; Chepkirui-Boit, V.; Opiyo, M.; Njiru, J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 2015, 46, 2, pp 346-357
Abstract

This study evaluated the effect of dietary protein level on growth performance and haemato-immunological parameters of juvenile genetically improved farm tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus, fed five iso-caloric diets of dietary protein levels 25-45%, formulated using white fish, casein, gelatine,...

Author(s)
Kpundeh, M. D.; Qiang Jun; He Jie; Yang Hong; Xu Pao
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture International, 2015, 23, 5, pp 1189-1201