3rd April – 5th May
2009 Introduction to tilapia seed production training
course in Thailand
Three Malawi government fisheries
officers and one private sector hatchery operator attended
an intensive introduction to advanced tilapia seed production
at Nam Sai Farms in Thailand. The course was well received
and participants returned home with fortified with the
knowledge required to begin mass production of tilapia.
Training focused on practical aspects of seed production
with some study tours to other aquaculture production
systems in the central region. Participants were funded
by USAID through the Compass II project managed byDevelopment
Alternatives Inc. of Washington.
Farm Aqua provides equipment and services to the aquaculture sector