News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.
Aquafeeds

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Aquafeeds

Aquatic feed manufacturing, part 1

High-quality aquatic feed manufacturing depends on accurate definition of nutrition requirements, selection of quality ingredients and proper methods. 

Aquafeeds

Phytase unlocks plant potential in aquafeeds

Phytase is a phosphatase enzyme with a specificity of action for the phosphate groups on the phytic acid structure, cleaving off those groups in a strict order. 

Aquafeeds

Feed management for RAS, part 2

The higher cost of feeds for RAS can be offset by better management, since it is easier to feed frequently and monitor uneaten or wasted feed. 

Aquafeeds

Protein requirements for pacu

Because of the natural feeding habits of the Brazilian fish pacu, it is relevant to evaluate the use of vegetable protein in their feed. 

Aquafeeds

Shrimp feed management in Panama

Losses resulting from White Spot Syndrome Virus in Panama prompted new operational strategies to manage shrimp feeds.