tilapia - right species or strains and providing the fish with a suitable environment and proper nutrition, it is possible to achieve a growth rate fast enough to allow fry produced in the spring to reach a marketable size by autumn in temperate regions. For a 4-5 month long culture period it is common to stock 2,000-6,000 one month-old fry per acre in growout ponds. With a stocking density of 4,000 fry per acre, the average weight at harvest can then be expected to be around 0.5 pounds (2
Aquaponics This incredible, potentially earth-changing new growing technique, of growing vegetation and fish and or crustainas (shrimp/ crabs etc..) in a symbiotic environment is taking the DIY world of home gardeners, fish lovers and Aquarists alike by storm. Veggies grow 2-17 times faster 100% organic
This handbook serves as a quick reference or guide to aid in understanding and solving problems that require calculations. Aquaculture involves problem solving and knowing how to perform various calculations correctly. This capability can translate into economic benefits and sound management decisions. (PDF Format Only)
We were happy to support local public schools with our sponsorship and participation in The Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools - 21st annual Golf "FORE" Education Tournament. Brian Fettig, Senior Counsel for Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems and Chairman of the Board for The Foundation stands proudly with our sponsorship sign.