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

Wagner C. Valenti

Responsibility

Brazil’s inland aquaculture

Freshwater fish culture is practiced in every state in Brazil, primarily at small-scale earthen pond facilities, but til­ap­ia culture in reservoir cages is increasing. 

Intelligence

Freshwater prawn farming in Brazil

Freshwater prawns are farmed in almost all states in Brazil, although the industry is concentrated in the southeast region, mainly the state of Espirito Santo.