Our colleague Vernon Coyne from UCT, South Africa, has published a new article in the journal Aquaculture: Improved growth and survival of post-larval Haliotis midae in response to probiotic biofilm diets https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2020.734929 Abstract: The bacterium Vibrio midae SY9, shown to enhance the nutrition and health of juvenile Haliotis midae, was investigated as a probiotic for
Our colleagues Mark D. Cyrus, John J. Bolton, Brett M. Macey from DAFF and UCT, South Africa, have published a new article in the journal Aquaculture Nutrition: The use of stable isotope ratios δ13C and δ15N to track the incorporation of Ulva and other important dietary ingredients into the gonads of the sea urchin Tripneustes

Scientific conferences 2019

In 2019, the AfriMAQUA network was presented in two scientific events. On October 2 and 3, the Sam Nujoma Marine and Coastal Resources Research Centre (SANUMARC) and the Faculty of Agriculture & Natural Resources of the University of Namibia (UNAM) hosted a conference under the theme “Fisheries & Agricultural Sciences as a Vehicle towards achieving
Our colleague David Mirera from KMFRI, Kenya, has published an article in the Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science: Small-scale milkfish (Chanos chanos) farming in Kenya: An overview of the trends and dynamics of production https://doi.org/10.4314/wiojms.v18i2.2 Abstract: A number of donor-funded projects by NGOs, government departments and faith-based organizations have piloted milkfish farming along