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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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The main challenge to the growth of aquafarming in the UAE is the lack of a supply of juveniles, or fingerlings.
The pipe is being used by the Norwegian Akva Group, a prominent company involved in aquafarming, which uses circular fish cages in the Norwegian Fjords ranging in diameters from 13 to 64 metres consisting of two concentric rings of HDPE pipe welded watertight and kept in position by brackets.
The majors at the fishermen rehabilitation institutes in Al Khabourah and Salalah include aquafarming, fish development, ship construction and repair, navigation technologies, fishing equipment, fish engineering and marine mechanics.
"Aquafarming in Urban and Peri-urban Zones in Sub-Saharan Africa." Presentation at the 7th Biannual Conference of the Aquaculture Association of southern Africa, Grahamstown, pp: 12-14.
In aquaculture and aquafarming industries, Chloramine-T is used to treat external bacterial infections in salmonid fish such as koi, salmon, trout, and white.
Does cultivating freshwater and saltwater fish populations under controlled conditions instead of harvesting wild fish make practices of aquaculture or aquafarming part of the solution to the decline of global wild fisheries?
"Due to the feedlot conditions of aquafarming, farm-raised fish are doused with antibiotics and exposed to more concentrated pesticides than their wild kin," says Mateljan.
For example, The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT), Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute (CIFRI), Central Institute of Brackish Water Aquaculture (CIBA), and Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA), all under the Government of India have developed certain technologies for fishing, aquafarming, and product development.
When the fishermen finally discovered aquafarming they called in the medical practice consultants to explain limited provider panels and gatekeepers.