Results of a study show that alternative, sustainable, plant-based protein sources such as improved soybean meal may potentially replace fishmeal in Pacific white shrimp diets.
James H. Tidwell
In analysis of nine strains of freshwater prawns, wild Myanmar and cultured India populations had the greatest allelic richness and expected heterozygosity.
U.S. demand continues for largemouth bass in sport fish stocking and live markets, whereas Asian consumers prefer live largemouth over most freshwater fish.
Scale of operation and production rates dictate freshwater prawn feed management. Although labor-intensive, monitoring consumption with feed trays increases efficiency.