Monthly Archives: March 2008

keeping native fish as pets

The Native Fish Conservancy is about preserving the North American aquatic heritage. A group of like-minded conservationists, they are seeking other people, willing to donate time and skills to the ongoing development and production of the e-newsletter, the web site, … Continue reading

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new news

I’m pleased to be offer readers aquaculture news, articles, and market reports (or click on the ‘News’ tab). The articles and news can be translated with the automatic (machine) translation facility (in the sidebar). My apologies for the less than … Continue reading

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mud (mangrove) crab

The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) is a statutory authority that operates as part of the Australian Government’s development cooperation programs. The Centre encourages Australia’s agricultural scientists to use their skills for the benefit of developing countries and … Continue reading

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Freshwater Fishes of Iran

Brian Coad has published a substantial work in the Freshwater Fishes of Iran. From the introduction: This work is meant to provide a guide to the freshwater fishes of Iran. There are no modern keys to this fauna, some available … Continue reading

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The potential of duckweed as a high-protein feed resource has been reported here previously. Bui Xuan Men, Brian Ogle, and T R Preston have published research findings entitled Use of restricted broken rice in duckweed based diets for fattening Common … Continue reading

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