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Preserved microalgae as an alternative diet in aquaculture (LINKALG02) (was FC0121) - FC0909

Description
Summary Objectives:-
Develop a suitable replacement preserved microalgae as an alternative to live algae as a feed for bivalve molluscs and zooplankton, including its nutritional value and storage life.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Encourage the development of a viable aquaculture industry by improving efficiency of production and reduction of operating costs.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Preserved microalgae as an alternative diet in aquaculture (LINKALG02) (was FC0121)   (495k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2000

Cost: £132,252
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University of Wales, Bangor
Keywords
Finfish              
Fish Farming              
Fisheries              
Welfare              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture