July/Aug 2016

  • Shrimp farming: Control for success
  • IPA technology expands in China
  • Marketing micro feeds in Asia
  • Marine ingredient standardisation
  • Pangasius in India and Indonesia

Volume 12, Number 4 July/August 2016 MCI (P) 037/10/2015 ISBN 1793 -056

From the editor

  • Industrialisation & Smart Aquaculture


  • China's transformation in aquaculture

In Brief

  • A new and improved PCR detection method for EHP

Shrimp Culture

  • New era in shrimp farming
    The innovative recirculation system in Brazil
  • Is regular sludge removal the answer to successful cycles in shrimp farming?
    In East Java, two farms attest the right SOPs are critical for successful cycles. By Zuridah Merican
  • Adapting to a new reality: Shrimp nurseries as the new normal
    Biosecurity measures as part of the 'new normal'. By Jesper Hedegaard Clausen, Olivier Decamp, Saran Kayankarnnavee and Nongluk Thaisilp
  • Sustainable maturation protocol for shrimp using pellets as the main feeds
    Aedrian Ortiz Johnson demonstrates semi-soft pellets for successful nauplii production

Industrialisation & Automation

  • Smart fish feeder start up
    In Indonesia, an internet of things to promote a digital future
  • In-Pond Raceway aquaculture (IPA) technology expands in China
    Laying the foundation for the transformation of China’s freshwater fish farming. By Zhou Enhua

Feed Technology

  • Multiple functions of Lactobacillus spp. fermented soybean meal in aqua feed
    This product alleviates concerns with antinutritional factors in grouper and white shrimp. By Winton Cheng and Yu-Hung Lin
  • DL-Methionyl-DL-Methionine
    This helps to reduce the fish meal level in vannamei shrimp feeds while balancing the amino acid profile. By Alexandros Samartzis and Girish Channarayapatna
  • Dietary protease improves growth and economic performance of Pacific white shrimp in Ecuadorian farm conditions
    Results at a typical Latin American semi-intensive commercial shrimp farm. By Herve Lucien-Brun, Emilio Missale, Jimmy Wonsang and M A Kabir Chowdhury
  • Asia is the new focus for a leading supplier of micro feeds in the Americas
    Zeigler Feeds strives to know the needs of its Asian customers better as it continues to grow in the region
  • Marine ingredient standardisation for feed standardisation
    Philippe Sourd and Vincent Fournier discuss analyses at the peptide level
  • Can krill meal replace fish meal in shrimp diets?
    Q&A on how krill meal and oil provide dietary cholesterol and help vannamei osmoregulate in high salinity culture
  • A view on the holistic approach to sustainable aquaculture
    Different strategies and the use of feed additives can help farmers achieve better aquaculture practices. By Rui A. Goní§alves and Anwar Hasan


  • Pangasius in Indian reservoirs
    Recent success is paving the way for Cage culture to expand pangasius production. By B. Laxmappa, Ravinder Rao Bhakshi, B. Sreenivas Reddy and Ranga Ram Mohan
  • Increasing profit margins with farm-made feeds for the pangasius
    A reduction in cost of production by 30-40%. By Ediwarman and T Luqman

Company News

  • Products and services at APA 2016
  • Launch of global strategy
  • Acquisition/New, strain-specific fish vaccines
  • New bio-surfactant


  • Highlights on TARS 2016
  • Aquaculture Feed Extrusion, Nutrition and Feed Management