SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department: score card for 2002-2009.
MetadataShow full item record
From 2002 to 2009, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center / Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) focused most of its research and development efforts on six thematic areas (e.g., seed supply, fish nutrition & feed development, fish health, biotechnology, environment friendly fish farming, and rural aquaculture). As a result, hatchery and grow-out technologies were developed or refined (documented in over 200 science papers and in 49 field manuals) for dissemination in Southeast Asia through training of over 2,000 government extensionists / private entrepreneurs and through other extension services. With technology availability as main criterion, AQD rated itself scores of 3-4 out of 5 in terms of accomplishments in the six thematic areas.
Toledo, J. D., & Castaños, M. T. (2011). SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department: score card for 2002-2009. In B. O. Acosta, R. M. Coloso, E. G. T. de Jesus-Ayson, & J. D. Toledo (Eds.), Sustainable aquaculture development for food security in Southeast Asia towards 2020. Proceedings of the Regional Technical Consultation on Sustainable Aquaculture Development in Southeast Asia Towards 2020 (pp. 135-144). Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines: SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department.
Aquaculture; Aquaculture development; Aquaculture economics; Breeding; Culture effects; Feed; Fish culture; Fish diseases; Fish meal; Food security; Seed (aquaculture); Sustainability; Aquaculture techniques; Biotechnology; Environmental impact; Extension activities; Research; Socioeconomic aspects; Technology transfer; South East Asia
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Camacho, Arsenio S.; Macalincag-Lagua, Natividad (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1988)The aquaculture sector of the Philippine fishing industry registered the highest growth rate of 12.5% in 1977-1986. The contribution of aquaculture to the total fish production was equivalent to 24% in 1986 compared to ...
Sirikul, Boonsong; Luanprida, Somsak; Chaiyakam, Kanit; Sriprasert, Revadee (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1988)Aquaculture practised in Thailand is in the form of pond culture and cage culture in freshwater, brackishwater and coastal areas. The main species cultured include freshwater prawns, brackishwater shrimp, cockles, mussels, ...
Liong, Pit Chong.; Hanafi, Hambal Bin.; Merican, Zuridah Osman.; Nagaraj, Gopinath. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1988)Malaysia is a fish-consuming country with fish representing 60% of a total animal protein intake. At an annual per capita consumption of 32 kg some 560 000 mt of fish is required for the projected of 17.5 million people ...