Prospects and problems of rice-fish culture in Nigeria

Okoye, F.C. and Falaye, A.E. and Asekome, I. and Okwundu, B.E.C. (2003) Prospects and problems of rice-fish culture in Nigeria. In: 16th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON) , 4-9 November 2001 ,Maiduguri, Nigeria, pp. 40-44.

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Abstract

This paper examines fish demand and supply and looks at on-going research works in rice-cum-fish culture in Nigeria. It examines all the pre-requisites for adopting this farming system. Economic and Financial analysis were made using experimental plots at two ecological zones of Nigeria. This farming system, which has reached advanced stage in most of Asian countries, could well be practiced in Nigeria to assist farmers to harvest both protein (from fish) and carbohydrate from rice and thereby to improve their standards of live

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Title: Prospects and problems of rice-fish culture in Nigeria
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Okoye, F.C.
Falaye, A.E.
Asekome, I.
Okwundu, B.E.C.
Page Range: pp. 40-44
Date: 2003
Event Title: 16th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON)
Event Type: Conference
Event Location: Maiduguri, Nigeria
Event Dates: 4-9 November 2001
Issuing Agency: Fisheries Society of Nigeria
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nigeria; agropisciculture; aquaculture development; fish culture; plant culture; polyculture; rice field aquaculture; Oryza sativa
Subjects: Aquaculture
Agriculture
Item ID: 3592
Depositing User: Ms Maria Kalentsits
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2010 07:49
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 17:07
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URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/3592

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