fish farming

Catfish farming offers an alternative in Zambia

Fish farming in Sub-Saharan Africa has been dominated by the cichlids commonly known as tilapias. Of the tilapias, the genus, Oreochromis has been the most cultured species in aquacultur...

8 May 2023 · 4 min read

Farming in South Africa & Africa: Aquaculture, aquaponics the way forward

A conference on new and advanced techniques in aquaculture, aquaponics, and hydroponics was presented in collaboration with the University of Stellenbosch in Stellenbosch from 22 to 24 N...

21 Dec 2022 · 9 min read

Grow your fish with Novatek Simple pre-requisites to a successful aquaculture season

Aquaculture is becoming very popular amongst Zambians because it provides people with employment and a cheaper source of protein. The government, through the Ministry of Fisheries and Li...

15 Nov 2022 · 5 min read

Profitable fishpond farming is within your reach

Zambia holds 104,8 billion m³ of renewable freshwater, or 4,5% of the total SADC region, making Zambia the country with the fifth-largest supply of renewable freshwater. This import...

13 May 2022 · 4 min read

Understanding the immune system of your fish

The past several years have seen remarkable development in the area of fish immunology. Worldwide, fish culture is on the rise, with the treatment of fish diseases becoming increasingly ...

13 May 2022 · 3 min read

Dissolved oxygen – importance in fish farming

Formulated fish feeds are vital as they offer fish a balanced diet, which in turn promotes accelerated growth. Aquaculture as a business relies heavily on the shortest time to market bec...

11 May 2022 · 4 min read
Go to Top