1st Edition

Broodstock Management and Fish Seed Production

    158 Pages 80 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    The book entitled “Broodstock Management and Fish Seed Production” provides information relating to commercially cultivable fresh water fishes, broodstock management, fish seed production technology, fish seed quality management including induced breeding with neat illustration. Increasing the aquaculture production can be achieved through the supply of quality fish seed. This book will be immensely helpful to farmers, hatchery managers, entrepreneurs and fisheries graduates pursuing research in the area of freshwater broodstock management and sustainable development of freshwater aquaculture in the country.

    Note: T& F does not sell or distribute the Hardback in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

    1. Candidate Fish Species for Aquaculture 2. Setting up a Fish Hatchery 3. Transportation of Fish Brooders and Fish Seeds 4. Maintenance and Handling of Brooders 5. Induced Breeding of Carps 6. Significance of Quality Seeds in Sustainable Fish Production 7. Do’s and Don’ts in the Production of Fish Seeds 8. CIFABROOD Feed as a Healthy Feed for Brood Fishes 9. Induced Bbreeding and in vitro Fertilization in Common Carp 10. Farming of Loaches with Carps 11. Induced Breeding and Seed Production in Catfishes 12. Broodstock Development, Seed Production and Hatchery Management of Tilapia 13. Water Quality Management in Aquaculture 14. Fish DiseasesTreatment and its Preventive Measures


    K. Karal Marx, Dean, Institute of Fisheries Post Graduate Studies, Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalithaa Fisheries University

    J.K. Sundaray, Head, Division of Fish Genetics and Biotechnology,  ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture

    A. Rathipriya, Ph.D (Fish Biotechnology)

    M. Muthu Abishag,  M.F.Sc., (Aquaculture)