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

inland shrimp farming

Responsibility

Growth away from the coast: Examining inland shrimp farming

Inland shrimp culture has numerous advantages – improved biosecurity, lower cost of land and reduced conflicts with other users of common resources like land and water – and will continue to expand into new areas. 

Health & Welfare

Inland shrimp farming in Ecuador

Inland shrimp farming in Ecuador started in mid-2000, when traditional producers were at their lowest point due to the White Spot Syndrome Virus.