Nursing and grow-out of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus in a small-scale farm in Senegal

Credit: Lo Oumy Seck (Senegal)

This photo shows a governmental fish farm that belongs to the Department of Saint Louis and located in Gniling Mbaw village. The farm consists of circular fiberglass tanks for the nursing of the fry of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus while the concrete tanks that appear in the back are used for grow-out. This small-scale system has been established by specialized technicians according to Thai cooperation. Fish feed used in this farm is either prepared on the farm or acquired from the local market.

Fry nursing and grow-out of Nile tilapia in Senegal




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