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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.
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Kentouri, "A computer-vision system and methodology for the analysis of fish behavior," Aquacultural Engineering, vol.
In particular, two occupations, farmworkers and laborers, crop, nursery, and greenhouse; and farmworkers, farm, ranch, and aquacultural animals, dominated the agricultural sector with combined share of sector employment of nearly 56 percent.
Thus, these data provide no support for the arguments (1-4) that implicate aquacultural use of florfenicol or the subsequent occurrence of florfenicol-resistant P.
Since the beginning the 1975, this species has increased in importance and has been the object of aquacultural practices (Andrade 1981), not only in its natural range of distribution but also outside of it.
Yet the country has "tremendous agricultural and aquacultural resources.
An EU spokesman said: "The objective is to look at how husbandry practice, aquacultural systems and pre-slaughter conditions contribute to the flesh quality and ethical quality of seafood.
Aquacultural practices seek to find ways to domesticate the production of marine resources in order to increase yields without further depleting the wild marine resources--an eco-friendly way to get fish and seafood to market.
The farm holds a lot of promise--it has a self-contained water table, two dams to reserve stream water, agricultural and aquacultural resources--but after years of neglect, it requires an overhaul
In response, a number of anti-dumping suits have been filed against foreign aquacultural producers.