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ACIAR proceedings and publications

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) conference proceedings and publications (Use search term)

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Aquaculture and Aquaculture Drugs Basics

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine updated information:
What is aquaculture?
How does CVM keep fish safe and healthy?
How are new animal drugs approved for aquaculture?
Do aquaculture drugs affect the environment?
Are treated fish safe to eat?
What drugs can be used in aquaculture?
How are approved drugs used?
How can I tell if a drug is approved, conditionally-approved or indexed?
What do I do if my pet fish is sick?
What can I do if my fish has a bad reaction to a drug or doesn’t respond to treatment?

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Development of a Supplemental Fish Feed and Fertilizer from Fish Processing Waste for Island Farmers and Small Businesses for Sustainable Aquaculture and Agriculture

A training manual and video that demonstrate how a simple, semi-moist, stable, supplemental fish feed and organic liquid fish fertilizer can be made from fish processing waste by small farmers, using simple, off-the-shelf, inexpensive and easily obtained equipment, suitable for island communities.

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EFSA guidance on the assessment of microbial biomasses for use in animal nutrition

EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) has published guide lines for applicants on the preparation of dossiers related to biomasses for which a formal assessment is requested to EFSA by the European Commission, the European Parliament or a Member State. For biomasses containing, consisting of, produced from or produced with genetically modified microorganisms

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EFSA Report:

Epidemiology of different agents causing disease in aquatic animals: scientific review and database development

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EU - Selected trace and ultratrace elements: Biological role, content in feed and requirements in animal nutrition - Elements for risk assessment

Up-to-date information on the authorizations granted in the EU and in relevant countries outside the EU, for human and/or animal nutrition for 27 selected trace and ultratrace elements is reported

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FAO / Better management practices for feed production and management of Nile tilapia and milkfish in the Philippines

FAO in collaboration with the Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (IFAD) of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in the Philippines, prepared the report on a project to improve feed formulation and feeding strategy for Milkfish (Chanos chanos) and Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) to improve FCR, formulate cost-effective feeds using locally available feed ingredients, improve feeding strategy to reduce FCR, feed wastage and water pollution, and provide guidelines for feed manufacturers.

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Fish Processing Waste: A Valuable Co-Product of the Fishing Industry - Dominy et al. 2014

Prepared by Warren Dominy, Vernon Sato, Zhi Yong Ju and Mark Mitsuyasu Aquafeed.com LLC

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Krill blog from Tharos

Tharos is an independent krill oil contractor that executes projects in the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries, fishing and financialindustries, aquafeed, and brokerage representations. As krill oil suppliers for omega 3, Tharos specializes in marine and seafood projects for nutrition and health.

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NOAA Fisheries Feeds for Aquaculture - FAQ

While all animals needs to eat and all farmed animals need to be fed, aquaculture represents the most efficient method by which to convert feed to edible protein. Research through the NOAA-USDA Alternative Feeds Initiative has accelerated progress toward reducing fishmeal and fish oil use in aquaculture feeds while maintaining the important human health benefits of seafood consumption.The remarkable progress in developing alternatives has reduced reliance on wild fish caught for this purpose. This series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) addresses commonly asked questions related to feeds used in marine aquaculture. We discuss what farmed fish eat and examine issues such as fishmeal and fish oil use in aquaculture and research efforts underway to bring greater sustainability to feed production

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The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) - 2020

World aquaculture production attained another all-time record high of 114.5 million tons in live weight in 2018 with a total farmgate sale value of $263.6 billion, according to FAO’s 2020 SOFIA report.

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US - FDA Designation of New Animal Drugs for Minor Uses or Minor Species

The Office of Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Drug Development (OMUMS) in the Center for Veterinary Medicine at the Food and Drug Administration has published a new Guidance for Industry: “Designation of New Animal Drugs for Minor Uses or Minor Species"

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US - FDA Index of Legally Marketed Unapproved New Animal Drugs for Minor Species

The Office of Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Drug Development (OMUMS) in the Center for Veterinary Medicine at the Food and Drug Administration has published a new Guidance for Industry: "Small Entities Compliance Guide"

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USA - FDA SafeFeed web page

An easy to use web page for information about safe feed. The page brings together links to information published by the agency related to feed manufacturing.

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USA Approved drugs for use in aquaculture - Desk Reference Booklet

The Desk-Reference booklet describes how each drug may be legally used (e.g., dose, concentration, duration) and under what circumstances (i.e., the specific disease or conditions). The Desk-Reference also contains examples of how to calculate the amount of each drug to use for a particular situation. A poster is also available

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USSEC Aquaculture Resources

USSEC's technical and market publications covering the use of soy products in aquaculture.

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