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

hatchery management

Health & Welfare

Egg saprolegniasis in a commercial sunshine bass hatchery

Fungal growth on the eggs caused by the water mold Saprolegnia spp. is an obstacle to the larval production of sunshine bass. This study confirmed that copper sulfate can be an economical and valuable resource in hatchery management for the 

Health & Welfare

Advances in fish hatchery management

Advances in fish hatchery management – particularly in the areas of brood management and induced spawning – have helped establish aquaculture for multiple species.