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Quality of hatchery reared flat-fish (FC0902) - FC0109

Description
Non R&D
Objective
1) To determine the effect of larval diet quality (pariculatly lipid composition) on various performance characteristics of juvenile sole. These include: a) tolerance to the stresses involved in handling and transfer; b) the acceptance of formulated feeds; c) growth rates; d) tolerance to low temperatures. 2) To determine the variability of reared turbot to various performance characteristics and to relate as far as possible to their previous rearing history.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1994

To: 1998

Cost: £324,931
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Finfish              
Fish Farming              
Fisheries              
Flatfish              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture