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

rotifers

Aquafeeds

Research delves into enrichment of live feed for larval fish

A two-year grant of $276,000 seeks to improve the nutrition of live feed for, and therefore the production of, larval California yellowtail and halibut, with the hopes that the technology will be applicable to other species. 

Health & Welfare

Multi-phase shrimp production in sun-driven Honduran ponds

Honduras-based Grupo Granjas Marinas believes that large-scale production of rotifers and copepods and sequential pond inoculations, in combination with short shrimp growth cycles can significantly increase shrimp production while reducing dependency on other sources of protein in feeds.