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

rohu

Responsibility

Giving a lift to tilapia farmers in Myanmar

The U.S. Soybean Export Council’s farm demonstrations, farmer education efforts and formulated feeds are boosting tilapia production in rural areas of Myanmar, where indigenous carp are more commonly raised. 

Responsibility

India’s reservoirs show significant potential for aquaculture

Reservoirs cover about 3 million hectares of surface area in India, and are a growing resource with enormous potential for increasing their fisheries and extensive aquaculture yield, as well as a source of increased employment. 

Health & Welfare

Probiotics benefit three stages of juvenile rohu

Experiments were conducted to evaluate the potential survival and growth benefits of three multi-strain probiotics in three different stages of juvenile rohu (hatchling to advanced fry). Results showed beneficial effects of the probiotics treatments for the hatchling and fry stages,