Prospects for open sea cage farming in India

Mohan Joseph, M (2005) Prospects for open sea cage farming in India. Fishing Chimes , 25 (1). pp. 25-28.



Aquaculture has been recognized as a sunrise industry, registering an average annual growth of about 9.2 % since 1970 in comparison to capture fisheries (1.4 %) and terrestrial farmed meat production ( 2.8%) (FAO, 2004). Globally, the annual value of farmed fish has crossed US $ 50 billion, Surprisingly, the bulk of the aquaculture production comes from the developing low income food deficit countries

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:open sea cage farming; India; CMFRI
Aquaculture > Cage culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:7289
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:05 Feb 2011 12:56
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