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

Jeffrey M. Lotz

Aquafeeds

Estudiando el crecimiento de camarón en diferentes sistemas de biofloc

Un estudio llevado a cabo con camarones juveniles (Litopenaeus vannamei) criados en sistemas experimentales de biofloc utilizó cuatro tratamientos. Los resultados indican que las diferencias en la gestión y la fuente de carbohidratos pueden llevar a disparidades sustanciales en el 

Aquafeeds

Testing shrimp growth in different biofloc systems

A study conducted with juvenile shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) reared in experimental biofloc systems used four treatments. Results indicate that differences in management and carbohydrate source can lead to substantial disparity in system function and production. 

Health & Welfare

Shrimp sampling method improves stocking process

Accurate estimates of shrimp populations and size variability by sampling can help managers make informed decisions that reduce feeding costs and improve system performance.