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

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Automated feeding systems in pond production of Pacific white shrimp

Results of this study show that automated feeding systems are significantly more efficient than hand feeding in shrimp production ponds and that increases in feed input, application of adaptive technology and training of people to maintain the feeding system must 

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Sustitución de la harina de pescado por DFB en dietas de pámpano

Un estudio evaluó la inclusión de biomasa bacteriana fermentada seca como un reemplazo para la harina de pescado en cuatro dietas prácticas para juveniles de pámpano de Florida. No hubo diferencias significativas en el peso final, supervivencia, FCR o el 

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Replacing fishmeal with DFB in pompano diets 

A study evaluated the inclusion of bacterial, dried fermented biomass as a replacement for fishmeal in four practical diets for Florida pompano juveniles. There were no significant differences in final weight, survival, FCR or thermal-unit growth coefficient.