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Producing tilapia in small cage in West Africa

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  • Ofori, J.K.
  • Dankwa, H.R.
  • Brummett, R.
  • Abban, E.K.
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    This document is part of a series of 5 technical manuals produced by the Challenge Program Project CP34 ôImproved fisheries productivity and management in tropical reservoirsö. The Water Research Institute (WRI) in Akosombo, Ghana, is working to bring cage aquaculture technology to smallholder farmers. The stocking, feeding and cage-construction technology piloted by WRI is now being widely adopted in the Lower Volta basin in Ghana. The results of WRI research over the period 2005-2009 are presented here as a guide to potential investors.

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    This book is provided by The WorldFish Center in its series Working Papers with number 38632 and published in 2009.

    Handle: RePEc:wfi:wfbook:38632

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    Keywords: Cage culture; Gear construction; Stocking (organisms); Feeding; Havesting; Marketing;

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