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

shrimp farms


Retrofitting shrimp farms to recirculating systems

Several large shrimp farms in Latin America, originally built to operate using significant, flow-through water exchange with the surrounding environment, have been retrofitted to a recirculating operation mode. This modification provides numerous benefits, including improved biosecurity. 

Health & Welfare

Biosecurity for shrimp farms

With the global spread of viruses, biosecurity has become an essential element of every shrimp farm. Biosecurity starts with quality of farm design.