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

Susan Laramore

Aquafeeds

Utilization of Ulva lactuca studied in white shrimp diets

Can fresh U. lactuca harvested weekly from a land-based integrated multi-trophic aquaculture system be utilized as a nutritional supplement or partial replacement for pelleted feeds in the production of Litopenaeus vannamei? 

Health & Welfare

Triploid hard clams evaluated for Florida aquaculture

Induced triploidy could theoretically improve the survival of cultured hard clams because triploids divert energy from reproduction to somatic growth, resulting in larger and potentially hardier clams than diploids.