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Frequently Asked Questions Related to Biofloc Based Fish Farming

Posted by Dr. H Saha on

Biofloc Based Fish Farming Who is the Founder of Biofloc Based Fish Farming? Professor Yoram Avnimelech from Israel is one of the founders of Biofloc technology. He is the author, among others, of the book entitled “Biofloc Technology – A Practical Guide Book,” which was translated into Vietnamese. He is working as Professor Ameritus in the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Israel Institute of Technology. He has worked for a few years on the development of the Biofloc Technology (BFT), and wrote a manual on this system (3 editions, almost all sold out).  He gave a number of courses on biofloc...

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Dactylogyrosis Disease in Biofloc Tank?

Posted by HANGSHAKALI CHAKRABORTY on

Dactylogyrosis Disease in Biofloc Tank?
It causes serious infection in fishes and mainly carps and related species are more likely to be affected by the parasites mainly in biofloc systems. This disease may not create much havoc if the salinity of the biofloc system is maintained carefully. However, in a system, when where salinity is not maintained for the tanks, gill flukes may result in havoc. The fluke infestation may come to your tank from infected seeds of hatcheries or nurseries. Quarantine or disease-free seeds are always advisable to be used for the culture systems

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