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Seafood is one of the most traded commodities worldwide. It is thus imperative that all companies and official control agencies ensure seafood safety and quality throughout the supply chain.
* Comprehensive and up-to-date guide to fish vaccination * Vital information of commercial for the expanding aquaculture industry worldwide * Written by world authorities on the subject * Essential tool for fish pathologists, immunologists and fish veterinarians .
Aquaculture technology has been evolving rapidly over the last two decades, led by an increasingly skilled cadre of researchers in developing countries. Rather than copying, or adapting work done in industrialized countries to their situations, these scientists are moving aquaculture research out of the box to explore species and production...
Aquaponics is a sustainable system for growing plants with fish. An amazingly productive way to grow organic food at home, it's also a key solution to food insecurity, climate change, pollution and overfishing. This is the definitive DIY home manual, with introduction by Charlie Price, head of Aquaponics UK.
Focused on developing more sustainable aquaculture practices, this book provides an ideal advanced-level textbook. It is based on extensive evidence and knowledge of best practices, with guidance on appropriate adaptation and uptake in a variety of environmental, geographic, socio-economic and political settings.
Summarises the current understanding of the behavioural biology of farmed species and illustrates how this can be applied to improve aquaculture practice. Provides information which, when properly applied, will result in significant economic benefits.
A rags-to-riches epic ofDeadliest Catch-star Captain Sig Hansen's struggle against deadly Alaskan seas, freezing shipwrecks, and brutal conditions
Offers an introduction to quantitative methods in fisheries. This book features material on tests and comparisons as well as chapters on length-based models and estimating uncertainty using Bayesian methods. It covers a range of topics such as simple linear regression, complex nonlinear modeling, methodology, and specific fields in fisheries.
By Rick Parker
Introduces students to the aquaculture industry. In this title, every aspect of this field is covered, from history of aquaculture, descriptions of aquatic plants and animals and feeding to in-depth coverage of economics, marketing, management and diseases of aquatic animals and plants.