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

Elisabete Maria Macedo Viegas

Health & Welfare

Stunning methods for fish

Research that has shown fish have the necessary brain structure to feel pain has displaced traditional perspectives and led to additional accounting for fish welfare in aquaculture. 

Health & Welfare

Freshwater prawns on ice

The Malaysian or giant freshwater prawn can be marketed live, chilled, or frozen. However, farmers face constraints regarding meat quality deterioration.