High-quality aquatic feed manufacturing depends on accurate definition of nutrition requirements, selection of quality ingredients and proper methods.
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.
The increasing production of tilapia is increasing the demand for fishmeal as a protein source for formulated aquafeeds.
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.
Because of the natural feeding habits of the Brazilian fish pacu, it is relevant to evaluate the use of vegetable protein in their feed.
A tiny Arctic crustacean can boost larval and broodstock nutrition as the organism is analogous to artemia in some respects.
Traditionally, live foods such as diatoms and the brine shrimp artemia have been used in shrimp larviculture.
Clearly, there will be no single solution to our needs, but rather a combination of biotechnological and ecotechnological solutions.
Losses resulting from White Spot Syndrome Virus in Panama prompted new operational strategies to manage shrimp feeds.