Investment opportunities in fish seed technology

Barker, H.C. (1987) Investment opportunities in fish seed technology. In: 5th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON) , 22-25 Sep 1986 ,Ilorin, Nigeria, pp. 157-166.

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An examination is made of the requirements for the commercial propagation of carp and tilapia in Nigeria. It is concluded that the operation of a successful Fish Hatchery and fry production system will depend on the following factors: 1) Correct initial planning for intended production (both species and intended numbers); 2) Design of the appropriate facilities to enable required production; 3) Selection of top calibre, dedicated and experienced hatchery staff; and, 4) The ethical responsibility taken by the hatchery management to produce only the highest quality seed under the best possible conditions. Purchasing farmers are dependent on this

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Title: Investment opportunities in fish seed technology
Personal Creator/Author:
Barker, H.C.
Page Range: pp. 157-166
Date: 1987
Event Title: 5th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON)
Event Type: Conference
Event Location: Ilorin, Nigeria
Event Dates: 22-25 Sep 1986
Issuing Agency: Fisheries Society of Nigeria
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nigeria; aquaculture development; aquaculture facilities; aquaculture systems; fish culture; hatcheries; seed production; Cyprinidae; Tilapia
Subjects: Management
Item ID: 3451
Depositing User: Ms Maria Kalentsits
Date Deposited: 28 May 2010 19:16
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 17:25
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