AquaFish Phase I

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Responsible Aquaculture in 2050: Valuing Local Conditions and Human Innovations Will Be Key to Success

Abstract: As aquaculture production expands, we must avoid mistakes made during increasing intensification of agriculture. Understanding environmental impacts and measures to mitigate them is important for […]

  • Date of Publication: April 2013
  • Author(s): James S. Diana; Hillary S. Egna; Thierry Chopin; Mark S. Peterson; Ling Cao; Robert Pomeroy; Marc Verdegem; William T. Slack; Melba G. Bondad-Reantaso; Felipe Cabello
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Research on artificial seawater quality in the Penaeus vannamei larval breeding ponds

Abstract: In order to overcome the losses caused by long-distance transportation, we try to use artificial seawater for Penaeus vannamei larval breeding locally. In 2011, we […]

  • Date of Publication: 3/14/2013
  • Author(s): Qu Rui; Jiang Min; Li Shi kai
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Study on variation characteristics and correlation analysis of major ecological factors in intensive shrimp ponds

Abstract: To study the variation characteristics and correlation of major ecological factors in intensive shrimp farming ponds, we measured 16 aquatic ecological factors including the concentration […]

  • Date of Publication: 3/14/2013
  • Author(s): Chen Jinling; Lai Qiuming; Su Shuye; Ke Yangyong
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Comparison of proximate composition, amino acid and fatty acid profiles in wild, pondand cage-cultured longsnout catfish (Leiocassis longirostris)

Abstract: The proximate composition, amino acid and fatty acid profiles in the fillets of wild, pond-and cage-cultured longsnout catfish (Leiocassis longirostris) were determined to identify nutritional […]

  • Date of Publication: 3/14/2013
  • Author(s): Fei Wang; Xuzhou Ma; Wu Wang; Jiyuan Liu
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Open-water integrated multi-trophic aquaculture: environmental biomitigation and economic diversification of fed aquaculture by extractive aquaculture

Abstract: Integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA) seeks to biodiversify fed aquaculture (e.g. finfish or shrimps) with extractive aquaculture, recapturing the inorganic (e.g. seaweeds) and organic (e.g. suspension- […]

  • Date of Publication: 3/14/2013
  • Author(s): Thierry Chopin; John Andrew Cooper; Gregor Reid; Stephen Cross; Christine Moore
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Comparative analysis of water quality in Litopenaeus vannamei ponds and nutritional quality of shrimp muscle

Abstract: From May to September in 2010, water quality parameters such as water temperature, total dissolved salt, dissolved oxygen, pH, transparency, nitrite nitrogen, ammonia nitrogen, nitrate […]

  • Date of Publication: 3/14/2013
  • Author(s): Li Shi kai; Jiang Min; Dai Xi lin; Liu Liping; Hu Weiguo; James Diana
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Governance of Global Value Chains in Response to Food Safety and Certification Standards: The Case of Shrimp from Vietnam

Abstract: We use global value chain (GVC) theory to understand governance of Vietnam’s shrimp farming industry. We describe this GVC as buyer-driven with important food safety […]

  • Date of Publication: 2013
  • Author(s): Nhuong Tran; Conner Bailey; Norbert Wilson; Michael Phillips
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Is lower intensity aquaculture a valuable means of producing food? An evaluation of its effects on near-shore and inland waters

Abstract: The effects of aquaculture on the environment have been the subject of much examination, but most of the focus has been on shrimp and salmon. […]

  • Date of Publication: 12/21/2012
  • Author(s): James S. Diana
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Prospects and Potential for Aquaculture of African Lungfish in Uganda

Abstract: Shifting rainfall and temperature regimes are bringing new challenges to the management of water bodies and fish farms in sub-Saharan Africa (Dixon et al. 2003). […]

  • Date of Publication: 9/26/2012
  • Author(s): John Walakira; Gertrude Atakunda; Joseph Molnar; Karen Veverica
  • Type of Document: Scholarly Article

Domestication of Indigenous species to Increase Food Security and Alleviate Poverty in Developing Countries

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  • Date of Publication: September 2012
  • Author(s): Ford Evans; Stephanie Ichien; Hillary Egna
  • Type of Document: Media