Palau college hatchery delivers juvenile rabbitfish to Koror aqua farm

KOROR (PCC) — More than 2,000 hatchery produced rabbitfish (Siganus lineatus) juveniles from Palau Community College’s multi-species hatchery at Ngermetengel, Ngeremlegui state were delivered to a newly established Aquapro Fish Farm in Koror on Jan. 11, 2018. The release of these fingerlings is an offshoot of the recently concluded Palau aquaculture workshop, which created a … More Palau college hatchery delivers juvenile rabbitfish to Koror aqua farm

Aquaculture facility opening in August will ensure strong fish supplies year-round in Seychelles

 (Seychelles News Agency) – Aquaculture will return to Seychelles in August with the completion of a new facility at Providence – an industrial zone – on the eastern coast of the main island of Mahe. A top official from the Seychelles Fishing Authority, Aubrey Lesperance said aquaculture is one step towards guaranteeing food security for … More Aquaculture facility opening in August will ensure strong fish supplies year-round in Seychelles

Hatcheryfeed vol 5 issue 4 2017 – ORNAMENTALS

Hatcheryfeed vol 5 issue 4 2017 Now available 4 x year,  in digital format and print-on-demand. Special Focus: Ornamentals In this issue New research developments in aquatic animal larval feeding and nutrition—recent literature News Review Market report Nutrient requirements of freshwater ornamental fish Technological constraints of large scale production units in relation to feed and … More Hatcheryfeed vol 5 issue 4 2017 – ORNAMENTALS

First spat from Scottish pilot mussel hatchery goes to sea

Email Print The first mussel spat reared at the Scottish Shellfish Hatchery Stepping Stone project in Shetland is to be transferred to on-growing sites at sea. Industry members were given an update on the £1.7m 30-month collaborative project by Daniel Cowing, aquaculture scientist and technician at the NAFC Marine Centre and Michael Tait, chairman of … More First spat from Scottish pilot mussel hatchery goes to sea

Terengganu fisherman turns millionaire by spawning grouper eggs

A fisherman here has become a millionaire by investing in grouper egg spawning in line with the government’s effort to encourage aquaculture. The state government has targeted fish demand of up to three million tonnes per year with 80% derived from the sea and 20% supplied from aquaculture projects. A Bernama survey around the waterfront of Kampung … More Terengganu fisherman turns millionaire by spawning grouper eggs

NSW scientists breed record 429,000 Australian bass in bumper year for fish restocking program

A state-wide fish restocking program in New South Wales has been boosted by a record number of Australian bass fingerlings being bred this year. Australian bass are a native freshwater fish, which are popular with recreational anglers. The NSW Department of Primary Industries’ (DPI) fisheries institute at Port Stephens has run a large bass breeding … More NSW scientists breed record 429,000 Australian bass in bumper year for fish restocking program