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Shrimp Farming Books:

C. Lee, Daniel O�, Wickins, J. F., 1992. Crustacean Farming. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Somerset, NJ. 08875. $87.00.

Hanson, J.A., Goodwin, H.L., 1977. Shrimp and Prawn Farming in the Western Hemisphere. Dowden, Hutchinson, Ross, Inc., PA. 439 Pages. Out of Print.

McVey, J.P., 1993. CRC Handbook of Mariculture, Volume I: Crustacean Aquaculture, Second Edition ISBN: 0849302552, CRC Press Boca Raton, FL. $169.00.

New, M.B., Valenti, W.C., 2001. Freshwater Prawn Culture: The Farming of Macrobrachium rosenbergii. Blackwell Science, ISBN 00058600 $150.00.

New, M.B., 1982. Giant Prawn Farming: Selected papers presented at Giant Prawn 1980. Elsevier Scientific Pub. Co.; New York 532 p. ISBN 82007257 Out of Print.

New, M.B., Singholka, S. 1982. Freshwater Prawn Farming: A Manual for the Culture of Macrobrachium rosenbergii. FAO Fishereies Technicl Paper No. 225. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 116 pages. Out of Print.

General Aquaculture Books:

Avault Jr., J.W., 1996. Fundamentals of Aquaculture: A Step-By-Step Guide to Commercial Aquaculture. AVA Publishing Company, Inc., ISBN 0964954907 Paperback 889 pages $99.95.

Dupree, H.K., Huner, J.V., (eds.) 1984. Third Report of the Fish Farmers. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, D.C., 270 pages.

Stickney, R.R., 1994. Principles of Aquaculture Second Edition, John Wiley Sons, ISBN 0471578568 Paperback 520 pages $199.00.


Aquaculture Magazine, P.O. Box 2329, Ashville, NC, 28802, 828-254-7334.

Global Aquaculture Alliance, 5661 Telegraph Road, Suite 3A, St. Louis, MO, 63129, 314-293-5500.

World Aquaculture Magazine, WAS, 143 J.M., Parker Coliseum, L.S.U., Baton Rouge, LA, 70803, 225-578-4913.

Aquaculture Associations:

World Aquaculture Society, 143 J.M., Parker Coliseum, L.S.U., Baton Rouge, LA. 70803 225-578-3137.

Craig Upstrom, President
Aquaculture of Texas, Inc., Since 1986
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