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Development of a duplex Taqman real-time PCR assay for rapid identification of Vibrio splendidus-related and V. aestuarianus strains from bacterial cultures

To enable the rapid and accurate identification of Vibrio splendidus-related and V. aestuarianus strains associated with Pacific cupped oyster Crassostrea gigas mortality, we developed a duplex Taqman real-time PCR assay and evaluated its efficacy. 38 more words


NOAA Awards Millions in Aquaculture Grants

The United States’ National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has granted millions of dollars to a variety of aquaculture projects across the country to boost research and production of the sector. 323 more words

The Whole-Genome and Transcriptome of the Manila Clam (Ruditapes philippinarum)

The manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum, is an important bivalve species in worldwide aquaculture including Korea. The aquaculture production of R. philippinarum 234 more words

No place in Washington state for Canadian industrial salmon farms, say opponents, lawmaker

Cooke Aquaculture not welcome to expand operations

Environmentalists, First Nations and Native American groups and some lawmakers showed up at a hearing in the US state of Washington Wednesday to sound off about a proposal by Cooke Aquaculture to build a new salmon farm in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, 240 more words


Weekly Press Review - 13 November 2017

Yet another perlemoen bust has made headlines this week, this time in the Mfuleni area where 5,553 perlemoen were discovered in 55 bags with an estimated value of R1 million. 193 more words

Weekly Press Review

Aquaculture Industry Specific

Aquaculture is the agri-business of aquatic plants, mollusks, aquatic plants, algae, fish, crustaceans and supplementary water entities. This includes humanizing lake and brine inhabitants under meticulous circumstances and can draw a distinction with profitable harpooning, which is the bringing in of the uninhabited trawl. 588 more words


AQUADAPT Coordination Unit Visits Biofloc Farm

The AQUADAPT-Mekong coordination unit visits a tilapia farm using Biofloc technology. This system is a new and innovative approach to commercial aquaculture. It is meant for high stocking densities with little water exchange; relying on microorganisms to “clean” the water and turn waste into substances that fish can eat, thereby reducing the amount of pelleted feed needed.