Evaluating biofloc technology for intensive culture of fathead minnows

Jeonghwan Park, Ph.D. Luke A. Roy, Ph.D. Nilima Renukdas, Ph.D. Trevor Luna

Higher production efficiencies noted versus traditional ponds Rosy red fathead minnows are commercially important baitfish in North America. Photo by Dr. Nathan Stone.   The fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas) is an important baitfish species that is commercially cultured in the United States, with about 100 commercial farms producing a total of 1.5 million tons (622 million…

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  • Jeonghwan Park, Ph.D.

    Jeonghwan Park, Ph.D.

    Department of Marine Bio-Materials and Aquaculture
    Pukyong National University
    45 Yongso-Ro, Nam-gu, Busan, 48513, South Korea

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  • Luke A. Roy, Ph.D.

    Luke A. Roy, Ph.D.

    Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries
    University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
    1200 North University Drive
    Pine Bluff, AR, 71601 USA

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  • Nilima Renukdas, Ph.D.

    Nilima Renukdas, Ph.D.

    Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries
    University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
    1200 North University Drive
    Pine Bluff, AR, 71601 USA

  • Trevor Luna

    Trevor Luna

    Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries
    University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
    1200 North University Drive
    Pine Bluff, AR, 71601 USA