Category: Aqua Business

17
Feb
2015

Abalone: Don’t judge the snail by the shell

Gone are the days when blue whales, great white sharks and bottlenose dolphins dominate the seas. For the longest time, these majestic sea creatures were the focus of human interest. But the tides of change have washed other equally interesting species ashore – one of them, is the abalone. Albeit...

08
Feb
2015

Mussel Production and Culture

Two species of mussel are farmed for food in the country. These are : 1) The green mussel (Perna viridis, formerly Mytilus smaragdinus), and 2) The brown mussel (Modiolus metcalfeei and Modiolus philippinarum). Mussel thrive best in brackish to salty water in coves, bays and estuaries. Like the oyster, the...

15
Dec
2014

Backyard Aquaponics

Aquaponics is the combination of aquaculture (fish farming) and hydroponics (soil-less plant culture). Aquaponics is the ideal answer to a fish farmer’s problem of disposing of nutrient rich water and a hydroponic grower’s need for nutrient rich water. Essentially, aquaponics mimics every natural waterway on earth. It is used to...

07
Dec
2014

Modern Way of Producing Tilapia Fingerlings

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 demand for fingerlings exists, producing tilapia fingerlings is a lucrative business. I. Preparing the Fishpond * Construct a small fishpond...

05
Dec
2014

Aquarium (Raising Ornamental Fish) Business

Mahilig ka ba sa pag-aalaga ng isda? Ito ba’y naging hobby mo na? Bakit hindi mo gawing business ang pag-aalaga at pagpaparami ng mga ornamental na isda? Ito ay magiging isang magandang negosyo kapag binigyan ng chance. Ang pag-aalaga at pagpaparami ng mga ornamental na isda gaya ng gold fish,...