Oyster Farming - a rural developement programme in Kerala

Kripa, V and Appukuttan, K K and Velayudhan, T S and Mohamed, K S and Alloycious, P S and Radhakrishnan, P and Joseph, Mathew and Jenni, B (2004) Oyster Farming - a rural developement programme in Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 180 . pp. 1-6.



Oyster form an important component of the inter-todal biota of Indian coast.Traditionally oyster fishing has been at a subsistence level, catering to a restricted domestic market. The oyster culture technology developed by CMFRI in the 1970's could not be commercialized for two decades mainly due to rhe low consumer demand for oysters.

Item Type:Article
Official URL/DOI:http://www.cmfri.com
Uncontrolled Keywords:Oyster; south west coast; kerala
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Edible oyster
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:3434
Deposited On:22 Sep 2010 13:42
Last Modified:26 May 2011 12:45

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