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

Florentino Torres

Aquafeeds

Insect meals: Novel protein, fat sources for farmed shrimp

Poor-quality ingredients can’t become good-quality ingredients. Quality protein is essential for the healthy growth of any omnivorous or carnivorous aquaculture species. Insect meals seem to fill this need, and their mass-scale production appears to be sustainable.