May/June 2019

  • Aquafeed Production constrained by demand
  • Dealing with WSD in Thailand
  • Early weaning: Facts and trends
  • RAS and feed enzymes
  • APA’19 show preview

Volume 15, Number 3 May/June 2019 MCI (P) 008/10/2018 ISBN 1793 -056

From the editor

  • Aquafeeds - are we fit for future?


  • Tilapia in Vietnam/ First taste of shrimp fed traceable protein

Shrimp Culture

  • Dealing with white spot disease in Thailand
    Combating the virus is a combination of early detection and managing risk factors By Jumroensri Thawonsuwan
  • Krill - shrimp farming’s super ingredient
    Antarctic krill, is receiving increasing attention from forward-thinking aquaculture companies, says Atul Barmann


  • Early weaning in larvae: Facts and trends
    There is room for feed technology to bring further improvements. By Wilson Pinto, Sofia Engrola and Luí­s Conceií§í£o
  • The Artemia Paradox
    Vital resource for aquaculture or bottleneck for future growth?

Industry Review

  • Aquafeeds in 2018: Constrained by market demand
    Lower feed volume but upbeat in countries with potential demand from new entrants. By Zuridah Merican
  • Malaysia's newest entrant
    This joint venture started operations in June 2018
  • India’s aquafeed market in 2018
    With lower margins, feed cost rather than quality is the crunch point for shrimp farmers. By D. Ajaya Bhaska
  • From jet fuels to fish feeds
    Suresh Menon journeys into aquaculture with oligometry for tailor-made functional ingredients

Feed Technology

  • An opportunity to improve gut performance and immunomodulation with probiotics in aquaculture species
    Gut modulation contributes to more than growth and feed efficiency, say Anwar Hasan and Benedict Standen
  • Rise of RAS and the need for feed enzymes: a proposition
    Can enzymes be used to improve nitrogen utilisation and to meet feed specifications in RAS farming? By M A Kabir Chowdhury
  • Novel functional ingredients and shrimp feeds
    Novel ingredients can support more efficient production, Part 1. By Suresh M. Menon
  • Pepti-day on functional hydrolysates
    Research updates to promote nutrition and health for a sustainable aquafeed business


  • Integrating next generation sequencing into aquaculture
    Josiah Liew and Ju Lin Tan bring biosecurity and quality assurance to a new level for safer foods from farm to table.

Show Preview

  • 'Feed to Food in Asia' at VIV Asia 2019

Company News & Events

  • China's aquafeed industry transformation summit