Over 20 Vietnamese basa fish exporters withdraw from EU market – VietNamNet

Nearly 25 Vietnamese companies exporting basa fish have withdrawn from the EU market since the beginning of the year. Fishermen pack basa at Tan Thanh fish farm cooperative in Tan Hoi Commune, Vinh Long City, Vinh Long Province.  The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said that Vietnam’s basa exports reached US$788 million in the first half of […]

Pakistan’s fish export hit by Chinese ban after coronavirus detected in its shipments

Representative Image Karachi [Pakistan], July 26 (ANI): Pakistan’s seafood exports has been hit by crisis after ‘all-weather’ ally China banned exports of fish in January after detection of coronavirus in their shipments. Out of top 15 exporters, some nine firms are now temporarily banned by the Chinese authorities, Dawn reported. Qadri Noori Enterprise chief executive […]

Hilsa Fish: What Makes It So Popular and Demanding

Hilsa Fish: What Makes It So Popular and Demanding

Hilsa Fish The Hilsa Fish, also known as Ilisha, is high in good quality fatty acids and Omega-3, which protect humans from coronary heart disease. Hilsa fish is one of the few fishes known for its exceptionally soft meat. The Hilsa, […]

Novel feeding strategy boosts fish farmers’ incomes by 22 percent

Novel feeding strategy boosts fish farmers’ incomes by 22 percent

So concludes a study by Wageningen University and WorldFish, which aimed to establish more economical ways of increasing aquaculture yields, as a means to alleviate poverty and increase food security in Africa and Asia. In particular they looked at feeds that not only target the fish but also the pond organisms that help break down […]

Feeding both fish and pond yields more protein with lower quality feed

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Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Feeding both the fish and the pond yields more animal protein using a lower quality feed for the fish. The feed not only targets the fish but also the pond organisms that help break down waste and produce natural feed for the fish. This results in a higher fish production. These […]

Feeding fish and pond yields more protein with lower quality feed

Feeding fish and pond yields more protein with lower quality feed

Feeding both the fish and the pond yields more animal protein using a lower quality feed for the fish. The feed not only targets the fish but also the pond organisms that help break down waste and produce natural feed for the fish. This results in a higher fish production. These results were revealed in […]

Fires threaten Indigenous lands in desiccated Northwest

Fires threaten Indigenous lands in desiccated Northwest

Karuk tribal citizen Troy Hockaday Sr. watched helplessly last fall as a raging wildfire leveled the homes of five of his family members, swallowed acres of forest where his people hunt deer, elk and black bear, and killed a longtime friend. Now, less than a year later, the tribal councilman is watching in horror as […]

Fires threaten Indigenous lands in desiccated Northwest

Fires threaten Indigenous lands in desiccated Northwest

Karuk tribal citizen Troy Hockaday Sr. watched helplessly last fall as a raging wildfire leveled the homes of five of his family members, swallowed acres of forest where his people hunt deer, elk and black bear, and killed a longtime friend. Now, less than a year later, the tribal councilman is watching in horror as […]

CM distributes assets worth Rs 6.4 Cr on National Fish Farmers’ Day

CM distributes assets worth Rs 6.4 Cr on National Fish Farmers’ Day

Jharkhand is more recognised in the field of minerals. But, the effort of the present Government is that Jharkhand should also leave its indelible mark in the country and the world as a State with fish farmers, livestock farmers and progressive farmers. It can be a great medium of self-employment and can become a vehicle […]

Ornamental fish now being farmed in Jashore hatcheries

Ornamental fish are in high demand and many people enjoy keeping fish as pets in aquariums. As such they are now being cultivated in fish farms of Jashore district. Since the profit margin is good, commercial farming of ornamental fish is gaining traction in Jashore. For all latest news, follow The Daily Star’s Google News […]