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

cage farming

Responsibility

Egypt’s success with tilapia a blueprint for all Africa

Egypt is the third-largest tilapia producer globally, after China and Indonesia, and accounts for about 80 percent of African production of farmed tilapia. Many of the reasons for Egypt’s successful development of its important tilapia industry could be applied to 

Health & Welfare

Tilapia cage farming in Thailand

With support from the government and large companies, models for tilapia cage farming in Thailand acted as a catalyst to expand production in the 1990s.