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

Terrence R. Tiersch

Health & Welfare

Catfish genetics and breeding

Although research on catfish genetics began in the 1960s, applications of genetic improvement in aquaculture have lagged behind other animal industries. 

Health & Welfare

Catfish of tomorrow

Catfish producers and processors should actively begin the process of reconsidering production systems to drastically reduce costs and equitably share risks.