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Prawn Farming Information


Prawn Farming Information

Growth Chart

Nursery Tank Production

Revolutionary Tank Production

Intensive Tank Production: Experimental Raceway Construction



Live Food for Aquariums/Seahorses

Harvest Checklist

Product Handling Guide/Customer Flyer


Price List

Helpful Books

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Suppliers To the Industry

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The Necessity of Regional Nurseries for the Success of Freshwater Prawn Farming (Requires PowerPoint)

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Freshwater prawns are a tropical animal, and require warm water to survive. A correctly engineered, constructed and well managed pond will result in a predictable harvest of about 1000 - 1200 pounds/acre of a large, highly valuable 10 count/lb. whole shrimp. Below are some links to several manuals on the production of freshwater shrimp: - Kentucky State University Manual - Mississippi State University Manual - ENACA Manual


Craig Upstrom, President
Aquaculture of Texas, Inc., Since 1986
4141 E. IH-20 Serv. Rd. N.
Weatherford, Texas 76087

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