Development of ancillary industries related to mussel farming in Kerala

Kripa, V and Surendranath, V G and Mohamed, K S (2007) Development of ancillary industries related to mussel farming in Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 191 . pp. 13-16.

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The commercialization of mussel farming in Kerala has created more part-time jobs during the crop period and has also helped in the development of several ancillary industries. It Development of ancillary industries related to mussel farming in Kerala1219 is estimated that during 2005-06, in the threenorthern districts viz Kasaragod, Kozhikode and Malappuram, the farmed mussel production by the rack method was 7496, 211 and 399 tonnes (t) respectively. To support such extensive mussel farming, several ancillary industries have also developed and the impact is widespread.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Ancillary industries; Mussel farming; Rack method
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:3466
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Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 14:06
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 14:20

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