Brazil’s intensive shrimp nursery systems improve PL management, grow-out ponds

Alberto J.P. Nunes, Ph.D.

Starting grow-out with larger shrimp can reduce financial risk As is typical in northeastern Brazil, this farm’s nursery unit is located near the growout ponds. The conventional one-phase culture system in which postlarval shrimp are stocked directly into grow-out ponds and reared until harvest still prevails in many areas. However, with intensification and more refined…

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  • Alberto J.P. Nunes, Ph.D.

    Alberto J.P. Nunes, Ph.D.

    Instituto de Ciências do Mar
    Av. da Abolição, 3207 – Mereles
    Fortaleza, Ceará 60165-081 Brazil