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Farming of prawns and shrimps

By Florentino D. Apud, Pastor L. Torres Jr. and Jurgenne H. Primavera


The manual provides information on the culture of shrimps and prawns. Considerations regarding farm sites, pond specifications, pond ecosystems and differences between prawn and milkfish culture are examined. Seed supply, farm management practices and economic aspects are detailed

Topics: Penaeus monodon, Philippines, Penaeus indicus, Penaeus merguiensis, Metapenaeus ensis, Shrimp culture -- Philippines, Shrimp culture, Aquaculture techniques, Manuals, Prawn culture
Publisher: Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center
Year: 1983
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