The change from traditional subsistence to semi-intensive is leading to an increase in the demand for aquaculture feeds. The culture of freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Fiji as protein source and source of income for small-scale farmers is important. However, due to the unavailability and high cost of feed ingredients and formulated feeds, the supply and quality of feeds for aquaculture development is restricted. In addition, the lack of information on
costâeffective channels to deliver feeds to farmers has contributed to the poor production and profitability. [Azam K, Koroi T (2013) Formulation of Cost Effective Grow out Feeds for Macrobrachium rosenbergii Culture in Fiji].
Last date updated on June, 2014