Florida University and USDA partner to boost farming

(08/09/19)

 of warm water marine finfish

Scientists from Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute have received USD 2.4 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help initiate a project that will boost the nation’s aquaculture industry.

As the largest importer of seafood products, expanding domestic production will reduce the nation’s reliance on imports and reduce the seafood trade deficit.

This partnership will include FAU’s Harbor Branch faculty who are uniquely skilled in warm water finfish research and development, and have led the way in advancing aquaculture in................................................................


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