Category Archive: Gallery

Nov 30 2017

A tour in a fish market in Heliopolis (Cairo – Egypt) – Video

      This video was filmed in a fish market located in Heliopolis, Cairo (Egypt). The display shows variety of fin fishes, shrimp, squid, and mussel. Tilapia and Nile perch are the key finfish species. As seen in the video, the processing and cooking may take place in the shop depending on the consumer …

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Nov 28 2017

Climate Change seminar (Egypt, EICA, 25-27 November, 2017)

The Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA) organized a 3-day seminar on the climate change. The event was attended by about 90 participants who are already participating in four training courses hosted by EICA at the moment; two courses are on fish culture, a course is on animal production while the 4th course is on …

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Permanent link to this article: http://fishconsult.org/?p=14239

Nov 28 2017

Communal construction of fish ponds in Tanzania

Photo credit: Lucka Paschal and Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) Review: Lucka Paschal – Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)       The fish pond shown in the picture is located in Songea (Tanzania). Most of individual fish farmers rely on their own man power upon constructing a fish pond …

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Nov 28 2017

Tilapia overwintering in a fish hatchery in Tanzania

Photo credit: Lucka Paschal and Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) Review: Lucka Paschal – Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)     The inserted picture shows a private tilapia hatchery located in Muleba, at Kagera Region. In order to save tilapia stocks against cold weather during winter period, the farmer covers …

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Nov 13 2017

Integrated fish-pig farming in Peru

Photo credit: Juan Martin Cautvein Grecia (Peru) Review: Juan Martin Cautvein Grecia and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)       The inserted picture which was taken in the in the Peruvian jungle shows an integration model between pigs and fish. In such system, ponds are generally small of less than 2000 …

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Nov 13 2017

Ferry Fish Market in Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)

Photo credit: Lucka Paschal and Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) Review: Lucka Paschal – Erick Kiiza (Tanzania) and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website) The inserted photo shows the ferry fish market in Dar Es Salaam during its busy time as shown in the many people who seemed involved in fisheries business whether fishermen, traders, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://fishconsult.org/?p=14193

Nov 13 2017

Small-scale aquaculture in rural development (2017 – Updated)

  This lecture has been delivered in Fish Culture Development training courses organized by the Egyptian International Center for Agriculture (EICA). The content of this lecture includes the features of rural communities, models of small-scale aquaculture, promoting small-scale aquaculture, challenges and issues of concern, and examples of small-scale aquaculture projects. The lecture has been included …

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Nov 10 2017

Fish Culture Development training course – EICA – Egypt (2017 Updated)

  This is an updated group picture accommodating the participants who joined the course after few days from the start. This 10-week course has been annually supported since 1988 by the Egyptian Government as represented in the Egyptian International Center for Agriculture (EICA). The course is delivered through variety of training tool including lectures, practical …

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Oct 24 2017

Fish Culture Development training course (Africa) – 2017 – Egypt – Updated

The present 10-week course is being organized by EICA in partnership with FAO. In this course, I delivered my first lecture when the attendants were seven participants.  In few days, the target participation has been achieved. The 14 course participants are: Gideon Gicheru, Jesee Maina Nyokabi and Mercy maiyo (Kenya), Muriisa Emmanuel (Rwanda);  Assam Eldeen …

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Oct 20 2017

Use of yam and sweet potato leaves as a supplemental food for tilapia in Uganda (Video)

Video credit: Saverino Nuwasiima (Uganda) Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website) This video was filmed in a fish farm in Uganda. Yams are herbaceous plants cultivated mainly for the consumption of their starchy tubers consumed by the people in many countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America whereas around 95% of the …

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