Shrimp farming in Guatemala has gone intensive

Alexander De Beausset

Producers follow Asian model to drive future growth and sustainability The shrimp farming industry in Guatemala has embraced an intensive production model similar to the one developed in several Asian countries, with smaller and plastic lined ponds and significant mechanical aeration levels. Shrimp farming began in Guatemala in 1983, and it was not an easy…

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  • Alexander De Beausset

    Alexander De Beausset

    Guatemala City, Guatemala