Fishers livelihood improvement through seaweed farming - A success story

Johnson, B and Jayakumar, R and Tamilmani, G and Sakthivel, M and Anikuttan, K K and Ramesh Kumar, P and Sankar, M (2020) Fishers livelihood improvement through seaweed farming - A success story. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (243). pp. 26-30. ISSN ISSN 0254-380 X

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    The Mandapam Regional Centre of ICAR-CMFRI selected Puthukudi village, Thondi in Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu for implementation of Scheduled Caste Sub- Plan (SCSP) a programme fully funded by Government of India. This village has 97 per cent of SC families in the total village population and majority of them are involved in fishing. Moreover, this village is located near to the sea shore and mariculture activities like cage farming, marine ornamental fish seed rearing and seaweed farming can be easily adopted by them.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: seaweed farming, Thondi, Ramanathapuram district
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Farming/Culture
    Algae > Seaweed
    Divisions: CMFRI-Mandapam
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2020 10:05
    Last Modified: 18 May 2022 05:02

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