aquiculture


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aquiculture

[′ak·wə‚kəl·chər]
(biology)
Cultivation of natural faunal resources of water. Also spelled aquaculture.
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Using wastewater from freshwater aquiculture or fish ponds to irrigate and fertilize fruit and vegetables in a green house and returning the cleaner water to the pond keeps the excess nutrients out of the groundwater, cleans the pond and provides plants nutrients.
An aquiculture project, depending on size, can require millions in investment.
Fish were transported to the Laboratory of Aquiculture Science and Technology [Laboratorio de Ciencia e Tecnologia Aquicola - LCTA] of the Department of Fishing Engineering, Center for Agrarian Sciences of the Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara State, Brazil.
24) Agricultural activities that have major impacts on water quality include tillage, fertilizing, manure spreading, pesticides, feedlots, irrigation, clear cutting, silviculture, and aquiculture.
Recently the company performed a series of tests with Aquiculture Institute of Norway, substituting their product with conventional fish feed.
Of particular concern to aquiculture farmers in the state of Mississippi is the impact upon the catfish farming industry from OPs.