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Backyard ornamental fish farming Women have been identified as potential employees in the ornamental fisheries sector in several countries (Lee, 2005; Jayashankar 1998 and Bertram 1996). Many women in India, especially in rural areas, have taken up ornamental fish farming or animal …

Over a period of years, Nofima researchers and partners have developed a promising method to sterilize salmon – an outcome which means they cannot interbreed with wild salmon if they escape from farms, as well as potentially improve the quality of their meat and reduce disease and mortality rates. There are several ways to sterilize …

LEADVILLE • At the end of a snowy road through willows and evergreens, a Victorian building emerges that looks like the home of royalty. Instead, it houses fish. “A lot of people are very, very surprised when they come here,” says Josh Homer. “They had no idea.” Josh Homer is the manager of Leadville National …

Five Israeli startups have been founded in the fish food alternatives market in the past year – four developing lab-farmed fish and one developing plant-based fish. Investments have increased tenfold over the past two years as the global fishing market experiences a severe shortage of fish and enormous environmental damage from the fishing industry. …

A A few times a day off the Faroe Islands, the crew of the marine survey vessel Jákup Sverri test the water, measuring its salinity, temperature and oxygen at various depths. But they are also looking for something else. Durita Sørensen, a lab technician, shows the contents of a special net for a demonstration. If …

LEADVILLE • At the end of a snowy road through willows and evergreens, a Victorian building emerges that looks like the home of royalty. Instead, it houses fish. “A lot of people are very, very surprised when they come here,” says Josh Homer. “They had no idea.” Josh Homer is the manager of Leadville National …

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is wrapping up stocking for the year. The department put more than 6.5 million fish in 368 Wyoming waters in 2021 to maintain the state’s premier fishing opportunities for anglers. The majority of the fish – varieties of cold water trout – are sourced from the 10 …

He came for your beef, your chicken, and your pork. Now seafood is next to get the herbal treatment. Launched in Singapore in November, Hong Kong-based Omnifoods has introduced a range of six plant-based fish to replace tuna, crab and whitefish. Similar to their pork substitutes, the new products would offer a safe and alternative …

Build a fish farm Skyrim can be an effective way to farm fish and other creatures for food in both normal game mode and survival mode. These items can restore your health and stamina or provide other useful effects. This Skyrim The Fish Hatchery guide tells you everything you need to know about farming fish …

Huon Aquaculture’s new general manager, Phil Wiese, said catering trade had picked up while grocery sales remained strong. Mr Eastwood said key players in Tasmania’s salmon industry needed to do better in outlining the benefits the industry has brought to the state to counter hostile opposition from environmental groups. “We are acutely aware of the …

The UK’s first red claw crayfish farm – operating in an indoor recirculating aquaculture (RAS) system – is due to open soon in Dorset, as Elena Piana, founder of Noola Redclaw, explains. Can you tell me a bit about your experience in aquaculture? After completing an MSc in Biology and Sustainable Aquaculture, I ran Goatsbridge …

Sambalpur: Odisha Fisheries Minister Arun Sahoo said the government is trying to increase fish production in the state. He said the state produced 2.60 lakh MT of fish in 2019-2020, up from 8.73 lakh MT in the last fiscal year. “… We are planning to increase fish production in the state,” the minister said. Sahoo …

Fresh salmon at an Alibaba Hema Fresh store in Beijing’s Shijingshan district on July 28, 2020 Photo: Li Hao / GT China recently harvested the first batch of farmed salmon from its Yellow Sea Fish Farming Zone, marking the first step in warm-water salmon farming around the world, media reports said. During the harvest, China …

Charles Anditi, fishmonger at Kadongo market in Kabondo Kasipul presents some of the big catches. [File, Denish Ochieng, Standard] Fish production and aquaculture in Kisumu County are booming again, strengthening the fight against hunger. This despite the gradual decline in fish stocks and catches in previous years. According to a baseline survey conducted on the …

China’s area devoted to rice-fish cropping systems increased by 11 percent in 2016-2017 and now covers about 2 million hectares of the country, according to a new report. This was one of the key statistics – taken from the China Rice-Fish Integration Development Report: 2018 – to emerge from a workshop on the socio-economic impact …

When it comes to fish caught in Vermont waters, some may be considered wilder than others. At the Bald Hill Fish Farm in Newark, raising tough “wild” fish has become a specialty. “Growing trout is like growing meat or chicken,” said Christian Thompson, facility manager at Bald Hill. “Trout have been raised in hatcheries for …

Photo: Nicolas James Water is not only the foundation of life, it is itself a rich environment for life forms. Even perfectly clear, natural water is teeming with microscopic life, which forms the basis of the food chain, from tiny animals and plants too small to be seen, to the fish we eat. A glass …

RICE-FISH FARMING means growing rice and fish together at the same time on the same land. In rice-fish farming, farmers introduce another crop into the paddy field and that crop is small fish. This also includes growing fish and rice one after the other or growing side by side simultaneously in different compartments using the …

RICE-FISH CULTIVATION means growing rice and fish together at the same time on the same piece of land. In rice-fish farming, farmers introduce another crop into the paddy field and that crop is the small fish. It also includes growing fish and rice one after the other or simultaneously growing side by side in different …

History and tradition The capture and cultivation of aquatic organisms in rice fields has a long history and tradition, especially in Asia, where the availability of rice and fish has been associated with prosperity and food security. Drawings of rice fields with fish on ancient Chinese pottery from tombs in the Han Dynasty (206 BC) …