Based on histopathology and ultrastructure, the etiology of necrotizing hepatopancreatitis (NHP) in Pacific white shrimp was related to an intracellular bacterium.
Mechanical pond aerators increase the rate at which oxygen from air enters water by providing a greater surface area to facilitate diffusion.
Freshwater prawns are farmed in almost all states in Brazil, although the industry is concentrated in the southeast region, mainly the state of Espirito Santo.
Authors assessed the health of black tiger shrimp seedstock produced in hatcheries around Tamilnadu in southeastern India.
FAO published a technical paper with the aim of helping Latin American white shrimp hatcheries hatchery operators produce quality, disease-free postlarvae.
The giant freshwater prawn and the riverine prawn are cultured in India, where the per-capita intake of meat and milk is poor. Fish and prawns play a vital role people’s diets.
Research has been directed toward developing compound microdiets to ameliorate variability and poor nutritional quality of live food.
The operation of a freshwater prawn hatchery in temperate climates presents a variety of challenges not found in the traditional greenwater or flow-through systems.
Excitement about the potential farming of freshwater prawns in the United States has persisted for almost five decades but has yet to materialize.
The performance of Pacific white shrimp was evaluated using three filtration systems: bead filtration, foam fractionation and pressurized sand filtration.