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

Jesse Chappell

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Cultivo de tilapia roja en raceway en estanque

Este proyecto de demostración con la tecnología del sistema de raceway en estanque en una granja comercial de tilapia roja en Honduras mostró el potencial para aumentar la producción sin recambio de agua. 

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In-pond raceway culture of red tilapia

This demonstration project featuring in-pond raceway system technology in one raceway at a commercial red tilapia farm in Honduras showed the potential for increasing production with no water exchange. 

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Demostración comercial de raceways en estanque

Los resultados de un proyecto de demostración de la tecnología del Sistema de Raceways en Estanques (IPRS) en siete raceways de tilapia en una granja comercial en México mostraron el potencial para aumentar la producción de pescado con este sistema 

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Commercial demonstration of in-pond raceways

Results of a demonstration project of the In-Pond Raceway System (IPRS) technology in seven tilapia raceways at a commercial farm in Mexico showed the potential for increasing fish production with this environmentally sustainable culture system. 

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Commercial implementation of in-pond raceway system

An in-pond raceway system in Alabama was utilized to supply various niche markets, including Asian grocery store chains that desired fresh live fish, recreational pond stocking businesses, private pond owners and fee fishing operations. In many cases, a higher price 

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Aquaculture effluent partially replaces growing mix for plant production

Aquaculture effluent can be an effective fertilizer in land-based plant production. Research with tilapia utilized dewatered aquaculture effluent (A.E.) as a partial substrate replacement for tomato plant seedlings. Seedling growth decreased when effluent replaced a commercial growing mix at 25