Comparative study on growth performance of Bagda (P. monodon, Fabricius, 1798) in traditional and semi-intensive culture systems

A comparative study of growth performance of giant tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon from two traditional and two semi-intensive culture systems was conducted from 14th March to 16th July, 2008 in the village Pania under Kaligonj Upazila of Satkhira district in order to observe the following attributes: stocking density, growth, growth rate, survival rate, production, production rate, production cost, net profit, gross profit and water quality parameters. From the study it is understood semi-intensive culture system is said to be economically, more profitable and feasible than that of the traditional culture system in terms of growth, growth rate, gross and net profit.


Debnath, P.P., Karim, M., Kudrat-E-Kabir, Q.A.Z.M. (2013)
Science and Technology, 3(1): 1-16 [open access]