Recently, I lost about 30 percent of my fishes to cannibalism. It wasn't a good experience but I hold myself responsible for negligence. This is the reason I am writing this piece. Most breeders don't know how much is been lost to cannibalism on a per minute basis. Lots of activities go on under the water… Continue reading Why You Need To Contantly Grade Your fish.
In aquaculture as it is with other livestock management, the most important factor for fry survival is their habitation. It is the most determinant of success in fish breeding. Fish performs all their bodily functions in water. Fish cannot survive in a poor condition much as they can survive outside it. They depend on the… Continue reading Your Fish Fry Habitat And The PH Factor
Fish is one of the most important animal sourced food in Nigeria and has the potential to help reduce unemployment in the country. The Fisheries Data Management Unit under Fisheries Support Services Division in their 2016 Summary Report indicated that the total fish demand for Nigeria based on the 2014 population estimate of 180m is… Continue reading CATFISH FOR INCOME AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
It’s an important idea to grasp because there are people that would have you believe that aquaponics is somehow different to (and better than) aquaculture when, in fact, aquaponics is a sub-set of recirculating aquaculture. Aquaponics is the integration of recirculating aquaculture and hydroponics For practical purposes, an aquaponics system is a recirculating aquaculture system…to… Continue reading Aquaponics Is Aquaculture
Azolla Cultivation:- For Azolla production, it requires a shallow pond. Let us discuss more about Azolla growing in fresh water ponds. Location of Pond in Azolla Cultivation: The pond location plays major role in Azolla cultivation. Make sure to have location where you can monitor on regular basis. As this requires good water supply, choose… Continue reading How To Cultivate Azolla