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

Changing paradigms in shrimp farming, part 4

In high-density systems with zero water exchange, pond ecology shifts from an autotrophic, phytoplankton-based microbial community to a heterotrophic, bacterial-based community. 

Health & Welfare

Value-adding begins with ‘E’

Vitamin E, or alpha-tocopherol, is crucial to fish defense against lipid-oxidising free radicals. It also has great impact on flesh quality.