Volume 14, Number 6 November/December 2018 MCI (P) 008/10/2018 ISBN 1793 -056
  • From the editor
    The year that was- challenging times and start-ups

  • Meet the press at Aqua 2018

  • News in brief

Shrimp Culture
  • The Thai shrimp model
    Suraphol Pratuangtum and Soraphat Panakorn demonstrated a need to change at the farm and community level, to be more efficient.

  • Investing for the future
    Asia's shrimp aquaculture industry requires more investment in resources and R&D to improve production efficiency.

  • Productivity in the supply chain
    Genetics as a tool to develop a more targeted shrimp and approaches for sustainable nursery culture in Asia. By Zuridah Merican and Yvonne T Nathan.

Integration and Supply Chain
  • Integration in the tilapia supply chain
    As PTAN approaches 30 years as the leading tilapia producer, adapting to changing environments and market conditions are inevitable.

Feed Technology
  • Growing micro nutrition in Asian aquaculture
    DSM invests more resources into its aquaculture portfolio to sharpen its competitive edge.

  • Lessons from soccer – applied to microbiology
    Benedict Standen takes the cue from soccer and says that multigenus rather than one single genus could be more effective in probiotic formulations.

  • Era of disease, adapt or die!
    Alexandre Veille says that industry needs to catch up fast with pathogen.

  • Nutritional and health Interventions
    Insights, knowledge and updates for farmers and feed producers, report Yvonne T Nathan and Zuridah Merican.

  • ß-glucans: Innate immune system response in shrimp and fish
    The strategy is to reduce mortality and improve productivity. By Melina Bonato and Liliana Borges.

  • A South African success story: Insect meal and oil for global markets
    A pioneer in waste to nutrient upcycling, AgriProtein is expanding laterally and vertically, by Zuridah Merican.

Freshwater Fish Culture
  • Push for pangasius farming in China
    The high demand for white fillet is driving its farming using high quality feeds. By Dong Qiu-Fen, Wu Tian-Pei, Peng Zhi-Dong, Zhang Tai-Zhuo and Wang Yao-Hua.

Company News & Events
  • 8th World Nutrition Forum

  • Study on krill meal/ ASC-VietGAP benchmark

  • New shrimp hatchery product/Entry into Indonesian feed market

  • Second premix plant/appointment

  • Expanding R&D capabilities

  • Acquisition in Ecuador

  • Functional feed additives for aquaculture

  • Show review – Aqua 2018

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