Economic Importance of the Aquaculture Industry in Indiana Thumbnail
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Media Type:

Fact Sheet | Brochure | Poster | Extension Report | Research Summary

Publication Number:

IISG-13-70

Pages:

8

Description:

Indiana’s aquaculture industry ranges from small-scale producers growing fish in their back yards to large-scale producers growing fish to sell in national and international markets and includes the production of ornamental fish, fish for human consumption (food fish), and recreational fish that are stocked in private and public ponds and lakes. The types of fish produced include yellow perch, tilapia, baitfish, hybrid striped bass, marine shrimp, freshwater prawns, ornamentals, and trophy fish. 

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Creators

Kwamena Quagrainie

Year

2013

Focus Areas

Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture

Topics

Aquaculture