Aquaculture potentials and investment opportunity in shrimps and prawns farming in Nigeria

Sogbesan, A.O. and Olowosegun, T. and Ibiyo, L.M.O. (2005) Aquaculture potentials and investment opportunity in shrimps and prawns farming in Nigeria. In: 19th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON) , 29 Nov - 03 Dec 2004 ,Ilorin, Nigeria, pp. 238-245.

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Abstract

Some aspects of the aquaculture potentials and investment opportunity in shrimps and prawn farming in Nigeria were overviewed. This paper presents the breeding pattern, spawner availability, culture water-type and properties, feeds and feeding regimes and other factors needed in practical shrimps and prawns culture. The culture systems, water management, larval management, stocking density, feeding strategies and diseases were fully discussed. The investment opportunity available as government plans to boost production of these resources from both artisanal and aquaculture sector was documented. Management strategies needed in practical practices of shrimps and prawns culture were enlisted. Effected efforts from the government were listed in this paper

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Title: Aquaculture potentials and investment opportunity in shrimps and prawns farming in Nigeria
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Sogbesan, A.O.
Olowosegun, T.
Ibiyo, L.M.O.
Page Range: pp. 238-245
Date: 2005
Event Title: 19th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON)
Event Type: Conference
Event Location: Ilorin, Nigeria
Event Dates: 29 Nov - 03 Dec 2004
Issuing Agency: Fisheries Society of Nigeria
Uncontrolled Keywords: Nigeria; breeding; investments; prawn culture; shrimp culture; spawning
Subjects: Management
Aquaculture
Item ID: 4032
Depositing User: Ms Maria Kalentsits
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2010 08:43
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 16:39
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/4032

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