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

Qigen Liu

Health & Welfare

Freshwater fish culture in China

About 60 percent of China’s aquaculture production is freshwater fish. Carps top the list, although many other native and non-native species are also raised. 

Intelligence

Paddy culture: Chinese mitten-handed crabs

Chinese mitten-handed crabs are a fast-growing aquaculture species in China during the last decade, with consumption dating back a millennium.