Study: Live feed better for lumpfish survival and growth

(01/11/19)

New experiments in Norway show that it is almost 40% more profitable to use copepods as a starting feed for lumpfish production.

In the past year marine biologist Siri Myhren of lumpfish supplier Tjeldbergodden Rensefisk has had overall responsibility for coordinating a study that has compared two different diets for lumpfish - one comprised of live feed and the other of dry feed.

The ongoing project is a long-term study by companies Tjeldbergodden Rensefisk and C-Feed. The copepods, Acartia tonsa, which have been used in connection with the study, are................................................


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