Tilapia: answer to fish needs of Filipinos
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The Iloilo-based Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) shares the following information on the culture of tilapia: Cage culture: Cages are installed in lakes, dams, rivers, raceways, canals, and impoundments or even in the open sea. The use of cages has many advantages over ponds and tanks: Cages are less expensive, stocking density can be increased, and management is relatively easy.
Tacio, H. (2010, February 3). Tilapia: answer to fish needs of Filipinos.The Daily Guardian, p. 10.
Fish; Tilapia culture; Cages; Proteins; Aquaculture; Food fish; Fish culture; Experts; Fishery economics; Pricing; Monoculture; Polyculture; Agropisciculture; Cage culture; Pond culture; Ponds; Tanks; Feed; Feeding; Organic fertilizers; Fertilizers; Fingerlings; Mozambique tilapia; Mindanao Baptist Rural Life Center (MBRLC); Philippine Council for Aquaculture and Marine Research and Development (PCAMRD); World Bank; Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center/ Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD); Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR); Alimoane, Roy C.; Fitzsimmons, Kevin; Guerrero, Rafael D. III
- The Daily Guardian