Friday, September 2, 2011

Kenya moves into fish farming to provide an alternative

Kenya is giving hope to its people and the farmers by moving forward into fish farming, the government has created 18 ponds containing fingerlings of tilapia, fished from Lake Victoria. The lake provides more than 90 percent of Kenya total fish supply. In recent year the stocks have been dwindling which has pushed up the price of fish, in western Kenya almost 60 percent of households are dependent on fish as a source of income, either directly or indirectly. Read more ...

This blog is written by Martin Little, The Aquaculturists, published and supported by the International Aquafeed Magazine from Perendale Publishers

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