tilapia - right species or strains and providing the fish with a suitable environment and proper nutrition, it is possible to achieve a growth rate fast enough to allow fry produced in the spring to reach a marketable size by autumn in temperate regions. For a 4-5 month long culture period it is common to stock 2,000-6,000 one month-old fry per acre in growout ponds. With a stocking density of 4,000 fry per acre, the average weight at harvest can then be expected to be around 0.5 pounds (2
Aug. 27/16 - What happens when Alexandra Morton gets 10 minutes on a salmon farm with GoPro and a pole?More than 50 First Nations protestors, including several hereditary chiefs, called for the eviction of multinational-owned fish farms from “unceded” territorial waters in Campbell River on Monday. “We have zero tolerance for open-net salmon farms,” declared George Quocksister, a hereditary chief of the Laich-Kwil-Tach Nation.