Because of the high demand for tilapia fingerlings, many tilapia-farmers have found a modern way of producing tilapia fingerlings in an easy and simple step-by-step method. As long as the […]
Known as the “aquatic chicken,” the TILAPIA is a poor man’s fish that grows fast and breeds easily in captivity. It is considered as one of the easiest fishes to […]
Tilapia ranks as the second most cultivated fish in the world, after carp. Tilapia is one of the most popular farmed fish in the world and its production is increasing. Tilapia is considered sustainable for raising thanks to its herbivore eating habits, feeding mainly on plankton, filamentous algae, aquatic macrophytes and other vegetable matter. As a result, tilapia does not accumulate pollutants and other toxins in their bodies. Continue reading
Tilapia is the second most important freshwater food in the Philippines. The most important species is the Nile Tilapia (Tilapia Nolitica). Tilpia grows very fast and reaches marketable weight of at least 200 grams in less than six months. A backyard fishpond for tilapia will increase family income because it is a good quality food suitable for processing into dried, smoked, or salted dried. Continue reading
To meet the demand for tilapia fingerlings, more private hatcheries should be established. Although some fish-farmers specialize in fingerling production, many of them are engaged in fingerling and food fish production simultaneously. As the industry expands, farmers realize the importance of using good quality fingerlings. As long as the demand for fingerlings exists, a well-managed hatchery is a lucrative business.
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Genetic improvement of tilapia is imperative to the development of the Continue reading
Tilapia, also known as “aquatic chicken”, was considered a fast growing and easy to culture species. Aiming to help interested entrepreneurs, the Technology Resource Center (TRC) will conduct a special one-day, on-site training on high stock density culture of red tilapia in Los Baños, Laguna on March 6, 2010.
The objective is to encourage and train attendees to learn how to properly and successfully manage a small fish pond or fish cage with a stocking density range between 100 – 150 pieces of fingerlings per cubic meter. Attendees will also benefit from a detailed discussion Continue reading
Ang teknolohiyang ito ay naglalayong makapag-alaga ng maraming isda sa maliit na lugar sa pamamagitan ng intensibong pagpapakain, patuloy na aeration at daloy ng tubig para sa kailangang hangin at pagtanggal ng mga dumi.
Mga pakinabang sa intensibong pag-aalaga sa bilog na tangke
- magandang kalidad ng isda
- mataas na ani
- kailangan lang ng maliit na lugar
- mataas na kontrol sa mga parametro ng tubig
- mabilis na pag-aani at pagpapakain