Study quantifies the lysine requirement for Florida pompano on plant-based diets

Amino acid requirements need to be evaluated in Florida pompano diets involving more plant proteins, in order to create cost-efficient feeds. 

Behold the nutritious oyster
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Behold the nutritious oyster

Oysters provide important, natural filtration of water and are an important component of many healthy coastal ecosystems because their active filtering can help improve and maintain water quality. For many coastal communities, oysters are an important food resource and excellent sources of protein and amino acids, zinc, selenium, iron and B-vitamins.