Aquaculture

Take fish farming seriously, warns President

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has urged Zambians to help contribute to the country’s food security by seriously taking up fish farming. Speaking during the State House Open Day on fish growing

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Six tips to make your fish farm more environmentally sustainable

The following tips are designed to help small-scale aquaculture operators, particularly in Asia and Africa, reduce their environmental impacts and embrace operational sustainability. The aquaculture sector continues to grow rapidly

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Rwanda issues a stern warning amid Lake Virus attack

The Rwandan government has issued a statement warning any persons bringing live fish illegally into the country after tilapia lake virus (TiLV) was identified in various countries. Following the discovery,

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Over-exploitation of Africa’s fisheries: Not enough fish in the sea

China’s role in illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing has a disproportionate impact on Africa. There has recently been some controversy surrounding the mining of bauxite (a precursor to aluminium) in

Zambeef to export a huge consignment of animal feed

Zambeef will this year export about 400 tonnes of fish feed to the Great Lakes Region through its subsidiary firm Novatek Animal Feeds. In an interview at the just ended

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Chief applauds latest aquaculture techniques

The fishing industry in Luapula Province is headed for a boost followed by the introduction of modern aqua-cultural methods by Abashila Investments. Chief Kasoma Bangweulu of Luapula Province has commended

Stakeholders appeal to Gov on CEEC funds

Various stakeholders in the Northern Province have appealed to government with regards to increasing the number of beneficiaries from the Citizen Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) funds. The CEEC-Northern province Coordinator