The content of this lecture includes the features of rural communities, models of small-scale aquaculture projects, planning & promoting small-scale aquaculture, challenges & Issues of concern, and examples of small-scale projects. Case studies have been included in the lecture. Main related issues have been addressed such as subsidies, adaption curve have been addressed. The lecture highlighted the need for developing country-specific criteria for the small-scale aquaculture operations based on size, inputs, outcomes, investment, labor and others.
Small-scale aquaculture in Rural Development (Updated 2018 version)