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Cage Culture of Fish in the North Central Region

NCRACTB#110

Although yields are generally greater in open pond production, circumstances do not always lend themselves to this method of fish production. In such cases, cage culture is often the most effective alternative. This booklet provides a brief summary of cage culture, including its advantages and disadvantages, water quality issues, and species selection.

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