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    • Feed formulation for sustainable aquaculture 

      Coloso, Relicardo M. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      As aquaculture production of tropical fish and crustacean species becomes more intensified, practical diets need to be formulated to be cost effective and environment-friendly. Ingredients should be included to satisfy the ...
    • First record of Laem-Singh virus in black tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon) in the Philippines 

      Cruz, Christian Albert M.; dela Cruz, Precious C.; Alcala, Paul Christian D.; Tagle, Florenz Giovanni M.; Santos, Erickson S.; Santos, Mudjekeewis D.; Maningas, Mary Beth B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Laem-Singh Virus (LSNV), a single-stranded RNA virus that causes growth retardation in Penaeus monodon, is also known as Monodon Slow-Growth Syndrome (MSGS) virus. Black Tiger shrimps afflicted with this virus exhibit ...
    • Good aquaculture practices (GAqP): setting directions for harmonized regional standards - the Philippine experience 

      Matubang, Mark F.; Lopez, Nelson A. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      A milestone process on how Good Aquaculture Practices (GAqP) emanates in Philippine aquaculture and its integration to the ASEAN harmonized standardization efforts is discussed in the paper. The management model, value ...
    • Good aquaculture practices (VietGAP) and sustainable aquaculture development in Viet Nam 

      Nguyen, Thi Bang Tam (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The shrimp (black tiger and white leg shrimp) and catfish industries in Viet Nam continue to experience increasing growth due to rapid aquaculture development. However, disease outbreaks become a major issue. Moreover, ...
    • Growth and survival of nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) juveniles fed diets with varying levels of irradiated chitosan 

      Gonzales, Kristine; Corpuz, Mark Nell; Romana-Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Chitin is a natural biopolymer and the second most abundant after cellulose. Chitosan, a derivative of chitin which is soluble in acidic aqueous media, is used in many applications like food, cosmetics, biomedical and ...
    • Growth performance of brackishwater enhanced selected tilapia (BEST) reared in brackishwater ponds 

      Labastida, Anecito V.; Jumawan, Celestina Q.; Abogado, Antonio A.; Palma, Rheino B.; Sabillo, Jerome J. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Tilapia culture contributes greatly to world aquaculture production. Several tilapia strains have been developed locally and one of these has been developed for brackishwater aquaculture. BEST or the Brackishwater Enhanced ...
    • Hatchery management techniques for tiger-tail seahorse (Hippocampus comes) 

      Ursua, Shelah Mae B.; Azuma, Teruo (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Seahorse culture has been practiced throughout the world to meet the demand for global trade and reduce the pressure on wild stocks through overexploitation. Development of culture techniques for seed production of seahorses ...
    • The importance of mangroves to capture and culture fisheries 

      Primavera, Jurgenne H. ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
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    • Induced breeding of giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis) 

      Mutia, Ma. Theresa M.; Muyot, Frederick B.; Magistrado, Myleen L. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis), a highly prized and most popular indigenous migratory fish in Taal Lake, Batangas, Philippines, was induced to spawn using various hormones (to assess hormone efficacy on ...
    • Inland fisheries resource enhancement and conservation practices in Myanmar 

      Thein, Htun (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Myanmar has impressive freshwater capture fisheries. Inland freshwater bodies cover 8.1 million ha of which 1.3 million ha are permanent while the rest are seasonally inundated floodplains. There are repeated references ...
    • Is small-hold tropical aquaculture in a genetic plunge towards extinction? 

      Doyle, Roger W. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Tropical shrimp aquaculture is in a disease-induced crisis of lost production. The response to this crisis currently focuses on microbiology and pathology, quarantine, and transboundary transfer of shrimp. The crisis also ...
    • Larval rearing of silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus) in outdoor tanks 

      Aya, Frolan A. ORCID; Nillasca, Vicar Stella N.; Corpuz, Mark Nell C.; Garcia, Luis Maria B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus, Kner 1864), locally known as ayungin, is an important freshwater food fish species found in Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the Philippines. Its market price is twice that of ...
    • Marine biodiversity at the SEAFDEC/AQD research stations in Iloilo and Guimaras, Philippines 

      Bagarinao, Teodora Uy ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Species inventories were recently made in and around the research stations of the SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department to facilitate subsequent monitoring. AQD s Tigbauan Main Station (TMS, since 1973) faces the deep open waters ...
    • Marine fish hatchery: developments and future trends 

      Marte, Clarissa L.; Toledo, Joebert D. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The basic procedures for producing marine fish fry in hatcheries developed for milkfish fry production nearly 3 decades ago are the basis of fry production systems for all other marine fish species that are now reared in ...
    • Marker-aided genetic stock management: prospects in Philippine aquatic biodiversity conservation and aquaculture 

      Romana-Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID; Ikeda, Minoru; Kijima, Akihiro (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      With the advent of DNA marker-based technologies and applications, genetic stock assessment incorporating molecular marker information has become an important tool in managing resources both for aquaculture and stock ...
    • Milkish: new choice for aquaculture in Thailand 

      Kosawatpat, Prapat (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Milkfish is an economically important fish cultured in many countries in Asia. In Thailand, milkfish culture has not been given much attention and has not as been developed as in the other Asian countries because in the ...
    • Modelling the impact of different stress agents on Holothurian immunity 

      Dolmatova, Liudmila S. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Due to dietetic and pharmacological values of many species of sea cucumbers (Holothuroidea, Echinodermata), and depletion of their natural resources, the species of little or no commercial value attract attention as new ...
    • Optimization of feeding and growth conditions for hatchery-bred larvae of indigenous Philippine silver perch, Leiopotherapon plumbeus (Perciformes: Terapontidae) 

      Añano, Julie Andrea; Aya, Frolan A. ORCID; Corpuz, Mark Nell; Romana-Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The Philippine silver perch, locally known as ayungin, is an endemic fish species and is considered as a potential candidate for aquaculture and for stock enhancement. However, high mortality associated with early larval ...
    • Perceptions on the effects of maritime activities on the Philippine aquatic ecosystem 

      Java, Enrique; Cruz, Teresita; Hernandez, Isidro Yonggue (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Throughout history, humans create an impact on marine ecosystems. May it be positive or negative, such impact is long-term and shapes the overall image of the system. As humanity increases its number, so does the impact ...
    • The Philippine National Aquasilviculture Program 

      Dieta, Romeo E.; Dieta, Florida C. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The Philippine National Aquasilviculture Program (PNAP) is a banner program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) being implemented by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). To implement the PNAP, a Memorandum ...