Recommendation domains for pond aquaculture: country case study: development and status of freshwater aquaculture in Henan Province, China
AbstractThis monograph is the case study for China, with a particular focus on Henan Province, the project location. Written in three parts, it first describes the historical background, production levels and trends, economic and institutional environment, policy issues, and market situation in China in general. The main part of the study presents findings from two different surveys conducted in Henan Province. County-level information is used to analyze the current situation of aquaculture, providing a more disaggregated picture than what is generally available from national statistics. Data collected in a survey of fish farmers in two locations in Henan are then analyzed with regard to the prevailing aquaculture technology and production practices, economic performance of pond fish farming, and the key reasons for aquaculture adoption. In the final chapter, constraints and opportunities for the aquaculture sector in China in general are discussed.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 38122 and published in 2008.
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Freshwater aquaculture; Economic analysis; Trade; Ecosystems; Pond culture; Fish consumption; Food security; Policies; Regulations; Legislation; Socioeconomic aspects; Yield; China; People's Rep.;
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