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Seaweed farming in Tanzania

Photo credit: Mukama Ndaro (Tanzania)      Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal There are two main species of seaweed farmed in Tanzania: Eucheuma spinosum  and Kappaphycus cottonii  The farming of Eucheuma was initiated in Tanzania in early 1989 and become popular in coastal areas as a means of income generation and/or in rural development for the small-scale seaweed farm. …

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Culture of freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Myanmar

Credit: Myo Naing Oo (Myanmar) The culture of freshwater prawn of the species  Macrobrachium rosenbergii is well established in Myanmar whether in hatcheries or farms. Hatchery practices start with the collection of females carrying eggs from natural waters and taken into hatchery indoor facilities till hatching takes place. Note: We decided not to watermark the photos in …

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