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Culture of common carp in floating net cages.

An illustrated manual in comics format on how to culture the common carp in floating cages. The techniques described were actually developed in the common carp culture in Bandung, Indonesia, and can be easily adapted to other sites. Carp Extension ...

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Proceedings of the collaborative research and training on genetic improvement of carp species in Asia.

With financial support from Asian Development Bank, a carp genetic research project initiative was set up in 1995 assist the six major carp producing countries (Bangladesh, People's Republic of China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam) to ...

Type: Publication

A hatchery manual for the common, Chinese and Indian major carps (2nd rev ed.).

This major work on carp hatchery and nursery methods was part of an Asian Development Bank (ADB) project to improve carp seed production technology in ADB-member countries notably Bangladesh, Burma, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Designed as a ...

Type: Publication

Inland aquaculture in India : past trend, present status and future prospects

In India, inland aquaculture has emerged as a fast-growing enterprise and a viable alternative to the declining capture fisheries. The present paper is an attempt to assess Indian inland aquaculture with respect to its resource base, output trends, ...

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Carp genetic resources for aquaculture in Asia

There are over 1 300 species of cyprinids in Asia, which form an important part of the world’s aquatic biodiversity. Aquaculture and capture fisheries involving cyprinids are a vital part of the livelihoods of many millions of people in this region. The ...

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Genetic improvement and dissemination of rohu (labeo rohita, Ham.) in India

Experts carried out selective breeding of Rohu carp for greater harvest weight and yielded an average of 17% genetic gain per generation in 5 generations of selection. Breeding Carp Genetics India Das Mahapatra, K. Saha, J.N. Sarangi, N. Jana, R.K. Gjerde ...

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Decentralised Nile tilapia seed production

Local production of mixed sex Nile tilapia in irrigated rice fields has been introduced, established and then spread through farmer-to farmer contact in Northwest Bangladesh benefiting poor households in a number of ways. Food fish farmers have improved ...

Type: Publication

Management of broodstock and quality control of fish seed in Hungary

Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) breeding has a long tradition in Hungary. However, recent economic changes in Eastern Europe and new developments in aquaculture necessitated the need for ensuring quality of the brood stock used in hatcheries and the legal ...

Type: Publication

Transgenic fish: risks and benefits

Advocates of transgenesis consider it an effective means of improving the productivity of aquatic animals. Opponents see it as a threat to both the environment and human health. This is a challenging area because important traits in fish are complex and ...

Type: Publication

Review of the spawning requirements and feeding ecology of silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix) and reevaluation of its use in fisheries and aquaculture.

In this paper, available fisheries and aquaculture data on silver carp are reviewed from conservation, fish¬eries management. and aquaculture production perspectives in order to reevaluate its perfor¬mance with respect to the original rationales for its ...

Type: Publication

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