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    • Aeration system at the Tigbauan Research Station of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) 

      Gavieta, P. M. (ASEAN/UNDP/FAO Regional Small Scale Coastal Fisheries Development Project, 1986)
      Roots blowers are used to meet aeration requirements at the Tigbauan Research Station (TRS) of the SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department in Iloilo. Air is delivered through a system of PVC pipes and plastic tubing attached to air ...
    • Alternative feeding strategies to improve milkfish production efficiency in the Philippines 

      de Jesus-Ayson, Evelyn Grace T.; Borski, Russel J. (AquaFish Collaborative Research Support Program, Oregon State University, 2010)
      In the Philippines, cage culture of milkfish in marine environments is increasing. The practice uses high stocking densities, with significantly greater inputs of artificial feeds which more often than not, has led to ...
    • Amino and fatty acid profiles of wild-sourced grouper (Epinephelus coioides) broodstock and larvae 

      Alava, Veronica R.; Priolo, Flora Mae P.; Toledo, Joebert D.; Rodriguez Jr., Jesus C.; Quinitio, Gerald F.; Sa-an, Analyn C.; de la Peña, Milagros R.; Caturao, Romeo D. (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2004)
      This study was undertaken to provide information on the levels of amino acids in the muscle, liver and gonad of wild-sourced broodstock and larvae, as well as in neurula eggs and day 35 larvae from a hatchery. The fatty ...
      Series: ACIAR Monograph 110
    • Analysis of small-scale coastal aquaculture in the Philippines 

      Matsuura, Tsutomu; Siar, Susana V.; Salayo, Nerissa D.; Baticados, Didi B. (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, 2007)
      We studied the influence of the development of aquaculture in the Philippines on the local economy, focusing on coastal fishers in two towns in Capiz and Iloilo, Panay Island, Philippines. Coastal residents in the two towns ...
    • Apparent digestibility of selected feed ingredients in diets for grouper (Epinephelus coioides) juveniles 

      Eusebio, Perla S.; Coloso, Relicardo M.; Mamauag, Roger Edward P. ORCID (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2004)
      This study was conducted to determine the quality of selected feed ingredients as protein sources in grouper diets, based on their nutrient composition and apparent digestibility coefficients for dry matter (ADMD) and crude ...
      Series: ACIAR Monograph 110
    • Aquaculture 

      Troell, Max; Kautsky, Nils; Beveridge, Malcolm; Henriksson, Patrik; Primavera, Jurgenne ORCID; Rönnbäck, Patrick; Folke, Carl (Academic Press, 2013)
      Biophysical impacts of aquaculture, with consequences for biodiversity, vary with species and culture systems and include issues such as: nutrient enrichment/removal, chemicals, land use, species introductions, genetic ...
    • Aquaculture 

      Kautsky, Nils; Folke, Carl; Ronnback, Patrik; Troell, Max; Beveridge, Malcolm; Primavera, Jurgenne H. ORCID (Elsevier, 2001)
      Aquaculture, the aquatic counterpart of agriculture, has grown rapidly in recent decades to become one of the most important means of obtaining food from the sea. Impacts of aquaculture on biodiversity arise from the ...
    • Aquaculture economics in Asia and the Pacific: A regional assessment 

      Agbayani, Renato F.; Belleza, Evelyn T.; Agbayani, Emelita C. (Rome: FAO, 1997)
      A broad overview is given of research and information on aquaculture economics in Asia and the Pacific. Following a description of the general state of aquaculture in the region, an examination is made of the available ...
      Series: Aquaculture economics in developing countries: regional assessments and an annotated bibliography
    • Arachidonic acid distribution in seaweed, seagrass, invertebrates and dugong in coral reef areas in the Philippines 

      Suloma, Ashraf; Ogata, Hiroshi Y.; Furuita, Hirofumi; Garibay, Esteban S.; Chavez, Denny R. (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, 2007)
      Arachidonic acid (ArA) was not a minor component, and ArA distributes widely in coral reef organisms. Seagrass had high linoleic acid and linolenic acid levels with low Ara, EPA and DHA levels, while some species of seaweed ...
    • Arachidonic acid is a major fatty acid in gonads of coral reef fishes and improves larval survival of rabbitfish Sigunus gutattus 

      Suloma, Ashraf; Chavez, Denny R.; Garibay, Esteban S.; Furuita, Hirofumi; Ogata, Hiroshi Y. (Nova Science Publishers, 2016)
      The supply of wild fry of coral reef fishes for aquaculture has resulted in the deterioration of their natural stock status, causing public concern. Through a series of studies on the establishment of artificial-fry ...
    • Assessment of the seaweeds industry 

      Hurtado-Ponce, Anicia (Department of Science and Technology and United Nations Development Programme, 1995)
    • Basis for a blue revolution? 

      Miravite, Quiterio F. (International Development Research Centre, 1979)
      In 1977, scientists at the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Centre (SEAFDEC) in the Philippines became the first anywhere to succeed in breeding milkfish (Chanos chanos) in captivity. The advance was made possible by ...
    • Biology and ecology 

      Solis, Noel B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1988)
      A review is made of current information on Penaeus monodon covering various aspects, including taxonomy, morphology, distribution, bionomics and life history. Reproduction, embryonic development, larval stages, spawning, ...
    • Business planning and management for sustainable small-scale rural aquaculture venture 

      Agbayani, Renato F. (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2008)
    • Changes in the gastrointestinal tract and associated organs during early development of the grouper (Epinephelus coioides) 

      Quinitio, Gerald F.; Sa-an, Analyn C.; Toledo, Joebert D.; Tan-Fermin, Josefa D. (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2004)
      The histomorphological changes in the gastrointestinal tract of Epinephelus coioides and associated organs during its early development were studied. Larvae of E. coioides were reared in 5-tonne tanks using the semi-intensive ...
      Series: ACIAR Monograph 110
    • Co-culture trials of sandfish Holothuria scabra and black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon in mangroves 

      Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID; Solis, Ellen Flor D.; Sibonga, Rema C.; Watanabe, Satoshi (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, 2012)
      To address its mandate to develop environment-friendly culture techniques, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) is trying to establish a culture system in mangroves for ...
      Series: JIRCAS Working Report; No. 75
    • Community-based aquaculture and resource management: concepts and approaches 

      Agbayani, Renato F. (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2008)
    • Development of farming schemes following disease occurrences in monodon shrimp farming using intensive method in three Southeast Asian countries 

      Matsuura, Tsutomu; de la Peña, Leobert D.; Ean, Chee Phaik; Siow, Ryon; Alias, Ahmad Husin (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, 2007)
      All three countries experienced major progress in intensive shrimp farming at different ties. Intensive farming of monodon shrimp (Penaeus monodon, an indigenous species) was first launched by the Philippines, followed by ...
      Series: JIRCAS Working Report; No. 56
    • Development of formulated feeds for grow-out culture of grouper (Epinephelus coioides) - tank and field studies 

      Millamena, Oseni M.; Toledo, Joebert D. (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2004)
      The objectives of this study were to compare the performance of a Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Centre (SEAFDEC) formulated diet with a commercial feed for growout culture of grouper and to transfer technology on ...
      Series: ACIAR Monograph 110
    • Development of transgenic fish: scientific background 

      Nam, Y. K.; Maclean, N.; Fu, C.; Pandian, T. J.; Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID (CABI, 2007)
      This chapter highlights some of the important examples of transgenic fish development. An overview of important steps in fish transgenesis is given. The status of development in the case of transgenic carp, tilapias, ...