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

Kuwait

Health & Welfare

Hybrid tilapia outperform purebreds in seawater study

With interest in culturing tilapia in marine habitats increasing, producers must obtain tilapia capable of growing well in seawater. A study found that both pure-bred and hybrid tilapia performed better in freshwater than in water with high salinity. 

Intelligence

Tilapia culture in Kuwait

Tilapia culture in Kuwait was initiated by the Institute for Scientific Research to screen and select species suitable for intensive commercial production.