aquaculture

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aquaculture

the manipulation of the reproduction, growth rates and mortality of aquatic organisms useful to mankind, to enhance their yield; the aquatic equivalent of AGRICULTURE.

aquaculture

cultivation and harvesting of plants and animals in water. Called also mariculture.
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Review and Outlook of China's Aquiculture Feed Market, 2012/2013
At that time the American market was important for many Brazilian companies, and therefore the National Council of Fisheries and Aquiculture (CONEPE) supported the Ordinance No.
These may include creating sport fisheries, food aquiculture and food production, or simply for ornamental purposes, such as aquarium fish.
It is one of the most cultivated species of the Salmonidae family since it features excellent qualities for aquiculture and sport fishing (Tabata, 2010).
Experiments were done at the Fish Culture Station facilities of the National Aquiculture and Fishing Authority (AUNAP) Bahia Malaga on the Pacific coast, Valle del Cauca, Colombia (04[degrees]06' 00" N; 77[degrees]21' 00" O).
Artisanal fishing in Mozambique accounted for more than 85 percent of the fisheries industry, with the rest comprising aquiculture and industrial fishing.
The development of new products elaborated with MF, which yet retains all the nutritional advantages of the fish, might be a way of increasing the intake of this animal protein, besides adding value to the products generated by the fishing and aquiculture (OLIVEIRA FILHO et al.
5 m), during the Long Term Ecological Research/National Council for Scientific and Technological Develo[micro]ment (PELD/CNPq) program campaign, developed by the Nucleus of Research in Limnology, Ichthyology and Aquiculture (Nupelia) at the State University of Maringa (UEM).
Well-equipped with the basics of aquiculture production, RPQ sent the members back to their cooperatives with the promise to help any member cooperative interested with the process of writing grant proposals to the government for their own project seed money.
The park authorities consider it very important to maintain human activities, such as agriculture and aquiculture, and thus grazing, silviculture, and fishing are allowed.
Huey-Lang Yang is recognized for his excellent achievements in aquiculture and awarded for his outstanding contributions to the understanding of fish immunology, invention of oral vaccine technology and application to warm water fish aquaculture.