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

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Responsibility

Phytoplankton in aquaculture ponds: Friend or foe?

A vigorous phytoplankton bloom will support a healthy benthic community and will contribute significantly to stabilising and maintaining adequate pond water and bottom quality. 

Health & Welfare

Feed management improves profits in intensive white shrimp farming

To ensure optimal water quality and clean pond bottoms at shrimp farms, choosing consistently good-quality feed and close monitoring of feed trays supported by a proven feeding guide are recommended practices to control the amount of feed applied to ponds.