C. S. Tucker,J. A. Hargreaves's Biology and Culture of Channel Catfish: 0 (Developments in PDF

By C. S. Tucker,J. A. Hargreaves

The background of channel catfish farming within the usa serves as a version for the advance of pond-based aquaculture industries around the world. Channel catfish farming is the most important and economically most vital aquaculture within the usa. In 2003, over 300,000 metric lots (662 million kilos) of channel catfish have been processed, representing approximately part the whole usa aquaculture creation. call for for farm-raised catfish is powerful, with list processing years in 2002 and 2003. In 22 chapters written via energetic scientists within the box, Biology and tradition of Channel Catfish comprehensively synthesizes over 30 years of study in this American icon. during the publication, primary organic facets of channel catfish are associated with useful tradition techniques.

Topics contain:
• most recent info on reproductive body structure, genetics, and breeding
• complete therapy of catfish food, feeds, and feeding practices
• Water caliber administration and pond dynamics
• In-depth evaluate of immunology in channel catfish
• sensible details on illnesses and healthiness administration
• thoughts for advertisement tradition, together with leading edge concepts equivalent to raceways, recirculating platforms, and partitioned aquaculture platforms
• Catfish economics and advertising
• Exploration of environmental matters, together with advised most sensible administration Practices

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