Category Archive: Machinery used in fish farms

This part includes the machinery used in the construction of fish ponds. This is in addition to the machinery used in filling and draining of fish ponds such as pumps. Different types of aerators and filters are included in this category

Nov 07 2011

Axial flow pumps in fish farms (Egypt)

In many situations, axial flow pumps in fish farms have been found more suited for low heads and higher discharges which would ultimately enhance farm economics. Note: We decided not to watermark the photos in order not to upset its clarity. However, we trust you will notify us if you wish to use a picture …

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Nov 07 2011

Bottom draining of fish pond water (Egypt)

The most effective way of exchanging water is to first drain the desired amount of the water from the pond bottom. This effectively removes the poorest quality water and detritus which accumulates at the bottom of the pond. Note: We decided not to watermark the photos in order not to upset its clarity. However, we …

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Nov 07 2011

Gravity draining of fish pond water

If a fish farmer has to choose whether filling or draining a fish pond by gravity, the choice usually is gravity draining. In general and wherever possible, the use of pumping systems in pond draining is not recommended keeping in mind that pond drainage often takes place while fish harvest and any failure in pumping system could lead to …

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