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

Daniel D. Benetti

Aquafeeds

Maximizing nutrition for adult marine fish

Since fish consume more feed in the final stages of growout, the development of ecologically efficient and nutritionally adequate diets for adult fish should be a priority. Digestible protein-digestible energy ratios are important for optimizing feeding efficiency in feed formulation 

Innovation & Investment

Offshore cages survive hurricanes

Emerging offshore aquaculture projects are proving they can endure hurricane-force winds, strong waves and high currents associated with major storms. 

Intelligence

Offshore cobia project

The objective is to demonstrate that cobia can be successfully raised in the Bahamas using advanced offshore technology with low impact and high yield. 

Health & Welfare

Cleaner fish: Neon gobies

Using neon gobies in broodstock maturation tanks as a form of parasite control is an effective alternative to the use of chemical treatments.