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    • There is money in milkfish production in the Philippines 

      Chong, K.C. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      One real constraint to expanding production from aquaculture is the lack of knowledge or information on the economic relationships between inputs and output, in other words between what goes into a pond and what comes out. ...
    • Fisheries literature services: an overview 

      Maclean, J.L. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Information availability on fisheries and aquaculture has lagged behind that of other disciplines, reflecting the minor role of fisheries in national economies, par¬ticularly of the developed countries from which information ...
    • The economics of catfish farming in central Thailand 

      Panayotou, T.; Wattanutchariya, S.; Isvilanonda, S.; Tokrisna, R. (1982)
      Type: Report
      A survey of 41 catfish farms was undertaken to ascertain why production has been falling since 1974. The major factors influencing production were found, and guidelines for increased profitability provided.
    • Integrated fish farming in Thailand 

      Edwards, P.; Kaewpaitoon, K. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Aquaculture in Thailand is relatively recent. Formerly, there were ample freshwater fish in natural water bodies such as lakes, rivers and canals, but with decreasing catches due to overfishing, pesticide use, and a reduction ...
    • Key problem areas on world aquacultural development 

      Neal, R.A.; Smith, I.R. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Interest in the large-scale development of aquaculture as a manageable food production system has intensified considerably during the past decade. The escalation of development efforts stems, by and large, from 1) the need ...
    • Inputs as related to output in milkfish production in the Philippines 

      Chong, K.C.; Lizarondo, M.S.; Holazo, V.F.; Smith, I.R. (1982)
      Type: Report
      Recall and recordkeeping surveys of 324 farms demonstrate the potential for improving yields in Philippine milkfish farms. Implications of observed economies of scale are also discussed.
    • The biology and culture of tilapias 

      Pullin, R.S.V.; Lowe-McConnell, R.H. (eds.) (1982)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      The 1980 international conference on the Biology and Culture of Tilapias held in Bellagio, Italy, was a unique gathering of biologists and culturists to review existing information on tilapias and to suggest profitable ...
    • ICLARM's tilapia research 

      Kuo, C.M.; Neal, R.A. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      ICLARM has been organized to conduct, stimulate and accelerate research on all aspects of fisheries and other living aquatic resources. Its program of work is aimed at resolving critical, technical and socioeconomic ...
    • Progress on artificial propagation of milkfish 

      Kuo, C.M. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Milkfish, Chanos chanos Forskal, are widely distributed in tropical and subtropical areas of the Pacific and the Indian oceans. Their geographical distribution ranges from 40°E to about 100°W, and 30-40°N to 30-40°S. They ...
    • Technical assistance on hatchery research for coastal aquaculture development in Sabah, Malaysia: a cooperative project between the International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (ICLARM), Manila, Philippines and the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Development (MAFD), Sabah, Malaysia 

      Fuchs, J.; Pullin, R.S.V. (1982)
      Type: Report
      On 22 January 1982, the International Center for Living Aquatic Resources Management (ICLARM) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Development of Sabah, Malaysia (MAFD), signed a Memorandum of Agreement to cooperate ...
    • The ICLARM-CLSU integrated animal-fish farming project: final report 

      Hopkins, K.D.; Cruz, E.M. (1982)
      Type: Report
      Full results of 18 major livestock-fish farming experiments in which tilapia were grown using excreta from chickens, ducks and pigs over a 3-year period. Includes economic analyses and forecasts and 26 pages of raw and ...
    • Aquaculture training: needs and opportunities 

      Pullin, R.S.V. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      This article describes the current status of aquaculture training and education available to practising technicians and those from developing countries.
    • Tilapia, Sarotherodon or Oreochromis? 

      Pullin, R.S.V. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      The debate on the scientific nomenclature for tilapias is likely to intensify with the publication this year by the British Museum of Natural History of Dr. Ethelwynn Trewavas' long-awaited mono¬graph "A review of the ...
    • Microeconomics of existing aquaculture production systems: basic concepts and definitions 

      Smith, I.R. (1982)
      Type: Book Chapter
      The paper focuses on the role of the relative prices in farmers' production behaviour and presents a model for explaining output variations among farmers. In the context of this production mode, the concepts of output ...
    • Kenya pioneers intensive tank culture of tilapia 

      Balarin, J.D. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Although it appears that the first recorded, scientifically oriented culture of tilapia was conducted in Kenya in 1924,of the current 30,000 ponds with a potential annual production of more than 7,000 tons, only 10% are ...
    • Rice terraces and fish: integrated farming in the Philippines 

      Bocek, A. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      A brief account of rice fish culture in the Ifugao Province, northern Luzon, Philippines was presented.
    • Experimental integrated farming systems in Mexico 

      Pullin, R.S.V. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Mexico, like many other Latin Amer-ican countries, is beginning to recognize the potential of integrated agriculture aquaculture systems in food production. However, Latin American experience in fish husbandry is limited ...
    • Input-output relationships of Philippine milkfish aquaculture 

      Chong, K.C.; Lizarondo, M.S. (1982)
      Type: Book Chapter
      The existing gap between experimental yield and potential yield under field conditions and actual yield is highlighted. The determinants of actual yield are investigated by estimating a Cobb-Douglas production function ...
    • Integrated fish farming in China 

      Edwards, P. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      The article is based on a FAO/UNDP consultancy on integrated fish farming in China, October-November 1981.
    • Outstanding yields and profits from livestock-tilapia integrated farming 

      Hopkins, K.D. (1982)
      Type: Journal Article
      Despite setbacks that included typhoons and floods, and experimental animals that once ate precious data sheets, the most intensive research on integrated farming in Southeast Asia was successfully concluded at the end of ...