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Comparison of Tilapia Production in 1-m3 and 4-m3 LVHD Cages with a Soy-Based Feed

Year Published: 
2006
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 Beijing Municipal Fishery Extension Center to compare production of tilapia in 1-m3 and 4-m3 cages using a soy-based feed and the ASA-IM Low Volume High Density (LVHD) cage technology. The feeding trial was conducted in Ding Rong Reservoir near Wenchang, Hainan Province, China. The reservoir is under the jurisdiction of the Hainan Fish Breeding Center of the Beijing Municipal Fishery Extension Center.

Region Classification: 
North Asia