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

Melanie A. Rhodes

Aquafeeds

Sustitución de la harina de pescado por DFB en dietas de pámpano

Un estudio evaluó la inclusión de biomasa bacteriana fermentada seca como un reemplazo para la harina de pescado en cuatro dietas prácticas para juveniles de pámpano de Florida. No hubo diferencias significativas en el peso final, supervivencia, FCR o el 

Aquafeeds

Replacing fishmeal with DFB in pompano diets 

A study evaluated the inclusion of bacterial, dried fermented biomass as a replacement for fishmeal in four practical diets for Florida pompano juveniles. There were no significant differences in final weight, survival, FCR or thermal-unit growth coefficient. 

Health & Welfare

High-soy, fishmeal-free diets support Florida pompano growth

The authors have achieved good growth using a fishmeal-free diet for the carnivorous marine fish Florida pompano. In studies, they used pompano as a model marine species in a cost/benefit analysis of two extruded diets.