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Small fish and nutrition in Bangladesh

More than 30% of Bangladeshi suffer from undernutrition, consuming insufficient quantities of vitamin A, iron and zinc. ...

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Gher Farming In Bangladesh

Gher farming is a traditional agriculture system in Bangladesh. A pond is dug into a rice field to use for fish farming, with the dug out soil used to create dykes around the pond for growing vegetables. ...

Type: Video

Innovation platform addresses Egyptian aquaculture challenges

Critical problems in the Egyptian aquaculture industry including water quality and disease prevention were addressed in a meeting of key stakeholders held recently in Cairo. Aquaculture is a US$1.5 billion industry in Egypt and accounts for 65% of the ...

Type: Press Release

Small fish, big nutritional value

While Bangladesh has made significant progress in reducing undernutrition in recent years, a large proportion of the population still do not consume enough vitamin A, iron and zinc to meet nutritional requirements. In rural areas, more than 30% of the ...

Type: Story

Affordable, quality feed helps rural Bangladeshi farmers grow more fish

Just as a nutritious diet is essential for our own healthy growth and development, the quality of feed given to farmed fish directly influences how fast and large they grow—in turn impacting the yield and profits for the farmer. For small- and medium ...

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Training on improved technologies helps Bangladeshi gher farmers maximize their production

The vast floodplains of southern Bangladesh have been transformed over centuries into a patchwork of rice fields and aquaculture ponds. To increase the food production from this challenging landscape, farmers have developed a unique agricultural system ...

Type: Story

Homegrown solution provides source of nutrition for undernourished women and children

A chutney and a flour made from small fish could have significant benefits for child and maternal health in areas where undernutrition is prevalent says a new report. The report’s authors say that the homegrown products have powerful advantages over ...

Type: Press Release

Aquaculture is changing lives in Bangladesh

The USAID-funded Aquaculture for Income and Nutrition (AIN) project aims to improve household income and nutrition and create employment opportunities through investments in aquaculture, including fish production. ...

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Paper to UN highlights implications of climate change for fish production

Scientists need to better understand the impacts of climate change on aquaculture if we are to meet future seafood demand says a paper submitted by WorldFish to UN climate talks. It is believed that aquaculture, in view of its relative resilience, ...

Type: Press Release

Aquaculture makes fish accessible to inland communities in Solomon Islands

Lionel Maeliu, lives in Busurata village in the highlands of Malaita Province, Solomon Islands. Like many in this area, he is a subsistence farmer with little formal education. Since his youth Lionel has watched his people walk five hours to buy fish from ...

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