Socio-economic analysis of finfish culture in cages in coastal waters of Kerala, southwest coast of India

Vineetha Valsalan, K C and Kripa, V and Padua, Shelton and Narayanakumar, R and Vysakhan, P (2020) Socio-economic analysis of finfish culture in cages in coastal waters of Kerala, southwest coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 62 (1). pp. 21-26.

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    Abstract

    Cage culture of finfish is becoming a popular alternate source of livelihood in Vembanad Lake in Kerala, India. A study was conducted during November to December, 2016 to assess the socio-economic status of the farmers practicing cage culture in Kerala and the resultant economic benefits. Data on demographic features, farming activities, specific culture and farm management practices, economics and problems related to cage farming were collected from 36 active farmers of the Ernakulam District. Etroplus suratensis (Pearl spot), Lates calcarifer (Asian sea bass), and Genetically Improved Farm Tilapia (GIFT) were the major species cultured

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Cage culture; Vembanad Lake; economic efficiency; mariculture
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Cage culture
    Socio Economics and Extension > Fisheries Economics
    Fish and Fisheries > Finfish
    Aquaculture
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2020 04:15
    Last Modified: 25 Aug 2020 04:16
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/14529

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