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

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Aquafeeds

Best practices for optimum shrimp feeds

Producing a consistent shrimp feed pellet requires that all ingredients are processed properly and monitored through proper in-line quality assurance. 

Aquafeeds

Preconditioning is crucial in aquafeed manufacturing

Preconditioning is an important step in the manufacturing of aquafeeds, because it increases the moisture content and temperature of ingredient meal particles, which is key to reach a high water stability desired in aquafeeds. Pre-conditioner efficiency requires consistent particle size