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

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Health & Welfare

The importance of iron in aquaculture systems

Iron is the fourth most abundant element in the earth’s crust, but occurs at very low concentrations in surface waters and oceans. It is an essential element for many organisms as part of many enzymes, and also has an important 

Responsibility

Examining copper use in aquaculture

Copper is used for control of the blue-green algae responsible for off-flavors in aquaculture animals, treating diseases and parasites, and avoiding cage net fouling. Although copper is an essential nutrient for plants and animals, an excess can negatively affect the