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

treatments

Health & Welfare

Sea lice control: Perspectives from Chile

Sea lice are a significant threat to the Chilean salmon-farming industry. Chilean salmon farmers also understand that prevention and good management practices based on biosecurity measures are the best tools to minimize outbreaks of disease. 

Responsibility

Calculating chemical treatments for aquaculture production

In calculating chemical treatments to apply to ponds, one must adjust for the percentage of the active ingredients in products. Adjustments for both active ingredient content and specific gravity must be made for liquid products.