Jan/Feb 2020

  • Start-ups Galore in Singapore
  • Bespoke Microbiota Management
  • Marine Fish Hatchery Segment In Bali
  • A Progressive Shrimp Industry In The Philippines

Volume 16, Number 1 January/February 2020 MCI (P) 010/10/2019 ISBN 1793 -056

From the editor

  • 2020 - The wish list


  • Shaping the future of responsible aquaculture production and sourcing

Hatchery and Nursery

  • The road to hatchery success in north Bali
    Fulfilling domestic and regional demand, mainly for hybrid groupers and milkfish. By Zuridah Merican
  • A fifth facility in Asia

Set to revolutionise hatchery operations in Vietnam with supplies of fresh Artemia

Shrimp Culture

  • A practical experience at a shrimp nursery system in Vietnam
    As the nursery fever reigns in Vietnam, the three-phase BIOSIPEC system reduces risk of crop failures. By Marcell Boaventura, Georges Hetzel, Cuong Huynh Tran, Sjoerd Bakker and Marc Campet

Industry Review

  • Marine Shrimp in Asia in 2019: Supply exceeds demand
  • Spotlight on India’s shrimp farming industry
  • Philippines shrimp: working together for a progressive shrimp industry

Feed Technology

  • Latest F3 challenge prize focuses on carnivores. By Kevin Fitzsimmons
  • Fishmeal substitution with a protein concentrate for the whiteleg shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei
    Best growth performance was obtained in shrimp fed with 50% fishmeal replacement. By Nguyen Van Nguyen, Danny Van Mullem, Le Hoang, Tran Van Khanh, Nguyen Thanh Trung and Paula Sole-Jimenez.
  • Diseases and health management at TARS 2019
    Different strategies towards quality feeding/Maximising benefits with feed additives/Bespoke microbiota management in fish and shrimp
  • Fish immunology for beginners: The five defense lines of the immune system in fish
    Serge Corneillie explains what pathogens need to overcome before they can multiply in the fish organs and ultimately kill the fish.
  • Committing to sustainable and profitable aquaculture
    At DSM’s 2019 aquaculture conference Asia Pacific


  • Revisiting global shrimp production and trade at the INFOFISH World Shrimp Conference (Shrimp 2019)
  • An orbit view on shrimp farms
  • Mentoring aquaculture start-ups in Singapore
  • A PL counter starts off innovation to automate shrimp hatcheries

Show Review

  • Our future: Growing from Water at AE2019