Australian Fish Farmer: A Practical Guide to Aquaculture
This is a practical guide for people in the aquaculture industry and for those about to enter it. Australian Fish Farmer covers current as well as potential aquaculture industries and provides practical skills that will allow people to solve everyday problems in the day-to-day management of aquatic stock. This new edition reflects the considerable advances in technology, farming methods and commercial development. These aspects and more have been included in the revised edition, which also deals with financial and administrative management to provide the reader with sufficient information to operate a successful venture. The authors have drawn on their experience of designing and conducting aquaculture training programs and incorporated feedback, to ensure this publication is relevant and practical to Australian fish farmers.
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Treating pathogens in the pond
Treating internal diseases
Presentation and packaging
Oxygen and metabolism
The economics of recirculation technology
Equipment the farmer can do without but would be beneficial
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