Farming of mussels

Mohamed, K S (2007) Farming of mussels. Rajiv Gandhi Chair Publication No.3;Viable technologies for livelihood enhancement . pp. 38-46.



Mariculture of bivalves assumes greater importance in meeting the increasing protein demands of the human population. Bivalve groups such as oyster, mussel and clams are the most important cultivable organisms all over the world. Of these, P.viridis and P. indica forms the most dominant cultivable species. The Central marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has developed eco-friendly techniques for mussel culture.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Farming; mussels
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:6074
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:29 Nov 2010 17:19
Last Modified:01 Dec 2010 12:47

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