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

flounder

Health & Welfare

Flatfish conditioning for stock enhancement

Acclimation cages, the most implemented conditioning strategy for flatfish, are inexpensive and effective, but require site-specific adjustment. Live or lifelike diets show great potential in rearing stocked flatfish. 

Intelligence

Southern Brazilian flounder

Work on the reproduction and larval rearing of southern Brazilian flounder supports the feasibility of flounder culture. Further research will improve weaning and grow-out techniques for the species.