ISBN 9788120401693,A Manual Of Fresh Water Aquaculture

A Manual Of Fresh Water Aquaculture



Oxford & Ibh Publishing Co. Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 1987

ISBN 9788120401693

ISBN-10 8120401697

Paper Back

Number of Pages 193 Pages
Language (English)

Aquaculture & fishing: practice & techniques

Freshwater aquaculture, the farming and husbandry of the commercially important organisms in freshwater bodies, has gained importance in recent years. Presently, several Universities in India have taken up the teaching of & research programmes in aquaculture. Many departments of the State & Central Governments are also interested in increasing the present-day fish production through aquaculture as an industry. This book deals with almost all aspects of freshwater aquaculture such as culturable fish & shellfish, pond construction, management practices of nurseries & production ponds, eradication of aquatic weeds & predators, composite fish culture, culture of air-breathers, trouts, freshwater prawns, ornamental fish, fish-food organisms & frogs, induced breeding & fish seed production, fish seed transport, fish farming with agriculture & animal husbandry, sewage-fed fish culture, fish nutrition & fish diseases & their control. This p