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

Genetic improvement in Brazil

Breeding efforts at Aquatec Genearch Aquacultura in Brazil have centered on specific pathogen-free white shrimp lines imported from the United States.

Health & Welfare

Shrimp breeding in Australia

Experiences with newly domesticated shrimp species in Australia underscore the importance of understanding the species' biological requirements. 

Innovation & Investment

Cavitation, the ‘pump disease’

Cavitation occurs in a centrifugal pump when the effects of low internal water pressure lead to impeller damage. Proper design and installation of pumping systems can help.