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A comparison of resource use in shrimp farming, part 3: Energy

In part three of this series, the authors say lower energy use in shrimp farming requires producers to focus on water exchange and aeration. 

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Examining energy use in shrimp farming
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Responsibility

Examining energy use in shrimp farming

While intensive shrimp farms in Australia and elsewhere are sensitive to rising energy prices, global intensification and farming innovations have led to significant improvements in shrimp farm energy efficiency. Important among the changes was the global switch to zero-exchange production of white shrimp.