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

Asia

Innovation & Investment

Is Africa a ‘new Asia’ for aquaculture?

Now is the time for investment in efficiency improvements, better genetics, health management and more competition and innovation in the feed sector. Let's not perpetuate the myth that just a little more investment in some technical solutions will solve the 

Aquafeeds

Aquaculture Exchange: Lukas Manomaitis, USSEC

The U.S. Soybean Export Council is a huge supporter of aquaculture growth globally, as so many aquafeed formulators rely on U.S. soy to create nutritious diets. The Southeast Asia senior technical advisor for USSEC’s aquaculture program talks about this symbiotic 

Health & Welfare

Tilapia production in Asia

Tilapia production in Asia focuses on either fresh whole fish or larger frozen whole fish or fillets, depending on farm size, cash flow and other factors. 

Health & Welfare

Larviculture protocols for cobia

While Asia’s more extensive approaches for cobia larviculture are effective, more intensive methods are used in the Americas. Most facilities still rely heavily upon wild-capture broodstock.