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

biosecure

Health & Welfare

Large-scale production system for copepods

The culture of many marine fish species requires the concurrent culture of live feed such as algae and microcrustaceans. The addition of copepods to first feeding often improves survival for small-mouthed species. 

Health & Welfare

Black tiger shrimp domestication advances

The production of early generations of domesticated broodstock in open-environment ponds may have hampered the domestication of black tiger shrimp.