Gandhi, V and Mohanraj, G (1986) Results of experimental monoculture of milkfish in marine fishfarm at Mandapam. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 28 (1&2). pp. 63-73.
The results of the experiments conducted during 1980-82 on the monoculture of milkfish at Marine Fishfarm, Mandapam are presented. In a 0.25 ha earthen pond, each experiment was conducted for a period of 10 months. Fertilization with 1000 kg/ha of chicken manure and 400 kg/ha of N-P-K (12-24-12) was done in the first experiment. Supplementary feed at the rate of 5-10% body weight of the fish was given in the second experiment. The stocking density of 4000 f ingerlings/ha yielded 216 kg/ha in the fertilized pond with a survival rate of 89.7% and 852 kg/ha in the unfertilized pond with 63% of survival
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||monoculture; milkfish; Mandapam|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture|
|Depositing User:||Geetha P Mrs|
|Date Deposited:||21 Jun 2010 10:52|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:10|
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