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

Dean R. Jerry

Health & Welfare

Predicting parasite outbreaks in fish farms through environmental DNA

This article presents the results of a study using environmental DNA methodology for the early detection and quantification of various pathogens in farmed barramundi, where the technique showed to be a powerful and novel tool to predict fish mortalities. 

Innovation & Investment

Liberando el potencial genético del camarón tigre negro

El camarón tigre negro es la segunda especie de camarón cultivado a nivel mundial. Debido a su importancia en Australia, el nuevo Centro ARC para Reproducción Avanzada de Camarones desarrollará un programa de cría escalable y avanzado para la especie, 

Innovation & Investment

Unleashing the genetic potential of black tiger shrimp

The black tiger shrimp is the second most important, farmed shrimp species globally. Because of its importance in Australia, the new ARC Hub for Advanced Prawn Breeding will develop a scalable, advanced breeding program for the species as well as