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A Basic Overview of Aquaculture booklet


This introductory booklet provides potential fish farmers with a brief overview of what aquaculture is and provides them with the necessary foundation to build a successful operation. Among the topics introduced in this publication are water quality, bait industry, production methods, cage culture, raceways and reuse systems.


Basic Overview of Aquaculture


Kimberly Lomax
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