fish feed in Abuja

Fish Feed Production; D.I.Y. vs Buying from Commercial Brands Fish and other livestock farmers have experienced astronomical increase in prices of feeds in recent times. The problem is further compounded by scarcity of the feeds, compelling farmers to consider alternatives for meeting their fish feed needs. One major way byRead more…

Fertilized catfish eggs

WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT FOR CATFISH HATCHERIES The success of every fish hatchery depends largely on the quality of water available for its fish breeding processes. Hatching fish eggs entails providing suitable environment (mainly water), for hitch free incubation of eggs and eventual development of hatchlings (fry) to attain life stagesRead more…

Viable Clarias catfish eggs

HOW TO CONTROL MICROBIAL INFESTATION IN FISH HATCHERIES Fish eggs are highly nutritious organic substrate. They also carry an abundant microbial load, either as normal flora of fish or as pathogens. This makes them highly susceptible to microbial infestation through the incubation process in fish hatcheries. Soon after eggs areRead more…

pH is literally “potential hydrogen” or “power of hydrogen.” Water pH for fish farms and hatcheries in more specific terms is a measure of acidity or alkalinity of water for farming and hatchery purposes. It refers to the concentration of hydrogen ions (H+) or hydroxyl ions (OH-) in water. pHRead more…

A number of factors must be put into consideration during fish pond site selection. These factors all together enhance efficient and less expensive fish production. However, all factors highlighted here may not necessarily be satisfied at the same time before a fish venture is launched. Farmers only have to determineRead more…

Piscine Paces Aqua Resources Ponds

All fish ponds, (whether earthen or concrete) are better constructed to align with the slope of the land / site selected such that complete drainage of pond water by gravity is possible. This calls for intentional fish pond construction methods. To achieve this, pond inlets are installed on the sideRead more…