Aquaculture Research and Development Center, Kajjansi

Aquaculture Research and Development Center, Kajjansi (ARDC), is a national center responsible for aquaculture research and development in Uganda . It is also a branch of the National Fisheries Resources Institute (NAFIRRI) which is a Public Agriculture Research Institute (PARI) under the National Agriculture Research Organization (NARO) responsible for Fisheries Research. [1] [2]

  • Fish Feeds
  • Fish Health
  • Genetics
  • Hatchery Productivity
  • Mapping & Market
  • MSI Nile Perch Project
  • New species
  • Ornamentals
  • Production Systems. [3]

The site attracts a number of bird species both Waterfowl species and land birds seen around the fish ponds and at the edges of the site. [1] Ningu (Labeo victorianus), Kisinja (Barbus spp.), Nkolongo (Synodontis spp.), And Kasulu (Mormyrids) are Ningu (Labeo victorianus) and Ningu (Labeo victorianus). [4]

Fish reared at the site

  • tilapia
  • Nile perch. [5] [6]

References

  1. ^ Jump up to:b “NU members visit Kajjansi Fish Farm” . Nature Uganda . Retrieved 24 November 2014 .
  2. Jump up^ Dalsgaard, JPT; Dickson, M .; Jagwe, J .; Longley, C. Uganda aquaculture value chains: strategic planning mission report . WorldFish. p. 14 . Retrieved 25 November 2014 .
  3. Jump up^ “Aquaculture Research” . Retrieved 24 November 2014 .
  4. Jump up^ “Uganda to produce 320,000 tons of farmed fish”newvision.co. Retrieved November 25, 2014
  5. Jump up^ “Researchers advise on Nile Perch farming” . November 25, 2014. [ permanent dead link ]
  6. Jump up^ Matthias Halwart; John Frederic Moehl. FAO Regional Technical Expert Workshop on Cage Culture in Africa, 20-23 October 2004, Entebbe, Uganda (Volume 6 of FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Proceedings Series ed.). Food & Agriculture Org. p. 111. ISBN  9789251056097 . Retrieved 25 November 2014 .

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