Nov/Dec 2014

  • Sustainable production of high value freshwater fish
  • New leads to mitigate EMS/AHPND
  • Biosecurity in aquaculture
  • Functional hydrolysates in olive flounder
  • Protein sparing in the tilapia

Volume 10, Number 6 NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2014 MCI (P) 014/10/2014 ISBN 1793 -0561

From the editor

  • The year in review - 2014


  • Expanding Indonesia's aqua business/awards at AE 2014

Shrimp Culture

  • Learning more about EMS and its mitigation
    New leads and working together are crucial for industry to sustain production
  • Biosecurity in aquaculture: Part II: National considerations
    Leonardo Galli, Don Griffiths, Pikul Jiravanichpaisal, Nattawadee Wattanapongchart, Oranun Wongsrirattanakul, Wimonthip Jarupheng and Andy Shinn share steps to establishing biosecurity at the national level

Culture Technology

  • Some reasons why Indonesia is free from EMS
    In this opinion article, Poh Yong Thong compares some practices in pond cleaning
  • Biofloc technology in shrimp aquaculture
    A discussion on its role in sustainable aquaculture at WA 2014. By Nyan Taw

Feed Technology

  • Fish meal replacement in diets with functional hydrolysates for olive flounder
    Sanaz Khosravi, Mikael Herault, Vincent Fournier and Kyeong-Jun Lee say that functional hydrolysates offset adverse effects on technical and immune performances
  • Protein sparing in tilapia through digestive/metabolic enhancement
    Yu-Hung Lin and Allen Ming-Hsun Wu show an enhancement in nutrient utilisation with a feed additive
  • Options to pellet top-class shrimp feed
    These include adjustments to formulation, raw materials, conditioning and pelleting. By Ju Peng, Dong Qiufen, Zhang Song and Yang Yong

Freshwater aquaculture

  • Freshwater prawn farming in reservoirs Telangana, India
    B. Laxmappa looks at production trends
  • Passion to niche marketing the 'empurau'
    At LTT Aquaculture in Sarawak, Malaysia, sustainable production of this high value fish complete with selective breeding. By Zuridah Merican


  • Sustain:Ability in animal production
    At the aqua breakout sessions during World Nutrition Forum, experts discuss 'Is sustainability profitable?'
  • Moving aquaculture in Indonesia
    Developments and innovations at Indo Aqua 2014 conference and trade show


  • Entry into Asia for premium seafood producers
    Marketing at Seafood Expo Asia

Company News

  • A distribution partnership for shrimp larval diets/ New biotechnology R&D facility
  • Marine algae in animal production
  • Energy efficient low to medium head pumps
  • Appointments


  • Aquafeed Horizons 2015, Cologne, Germany
  • Aqua forum 2015, Jeju Island, Korea
  • Feeds and Pet Food Extrusion Practical Short Course