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Comparison of Channel Catfish Production in 4-m3 LVHD Cages with an ASA-IM Soy-Based Feed and a Local Chinese Feed

Year Published: 
2007
Author: 
Michael C. Cremer, Zhou Enhua and Zhang Jian
Institution: 
ASA-IM/China Aquaculture Program
Summary: 

A feeding trial was jointly conducted by the American Soybean Association International Marketing (ASA-IM) program and the Jiangxi Provincial Fishery Extension Center to demonstrate channel catfish production in 4-m3 cages with an ASA-IM soy-based feed and the ASA-IM Low Volume High Density (LVHD) cage technology. The feeding trial was conducted at the Wanan County Fishery Bureau cage fish farm in Wanan Reservoir, Jiangxi Province, China. The Wanan Country Fishery Bureau independently compared catfish production in the 4-m3 LVHD cages using the ASA-IM feed and a locally produced Chinese fish feed.

Product Classification: 
Soybean Meal
Region Classification: 
North Asia
Technology Classification: 
LVHD Cage Technology
Freshwater Species Classification: 
Channel Catfish