Hot off the press: New research in May 2019

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WorldFish is supporting a catla breeding program in Bangladesh
Each month, we highlight a selection of our new publications. Feed was the focus of two papers in May, with a novel feeding system and a plant-based alternative to fishmeal showing potentially significant cost and sustainability benefits. The third study presented was able to determine whether ‘candidate founders’ of a carp breeding program in Bangladesh were related, providing crucial insights for the genetic robustness of the program.

Hot off the press: New research in April 2019

Cecily Layzell -

Giant clam floating ocean cages, Solomon Islands. Photo by Mike McCoy, 2001.
Each month, we highlight a selection of our new publications. Research published in April is dominated by the emerging blue economy and what it means for smaller ocean actors, but we also highlight the threat of antimicrobial resistance in aquaculture and the options for production without medicalization.