Unnithan, K Asokakumaran (1985) Guide to Prawn farming in Kerala. CMFRI Special Publication, 21. pp. 1-92.
The development of coastal aquaculture and utilisation of brackishwater areas for productive purposes are receiving priority attention in our Fisheries Plan Schemes. Kerala has traditionally an established crop-cum-flsh culture system in the pokkali paddy fields of the Ernakulam and adjacent Districts. However, in general the yield of the pokkali paddy strain is low being 700-1000 kg/ha/harvest. Similarly the production of fish and prawn from wild stocking through tidal effects from these fields is also low, yielding hardly about 400-700 kg/ha/season depending upon the location and other parameters.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Prawn farming; Kerala|
|Subjects:||Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
CMFRI Special Publication
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Arun Surendran|
|Date Deposited:||04 Oct 2010 09:07|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:21|
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