Innovation & Investment

Aqua Insights excerpt: Smart water quality sensors for aquaculture

An excerpt from the April 2022 issue of Aqua Insights looks into the possibilities that Smart water quality sensors provide aquaculture. 

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Microbial activity assessment based on hydrogen peroxide decomposition rates
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Responsibility

Microbial activity assessment based on hydrogen peroxide decomposition rates

Fast, easy, reliable method offers great potential for all aquaculture systems There is a widespread need for cultivation-free methods to quantify the viability of microbial communities in aquatic environments. This demand also exists within the aquaculture industry, where rapid and reliable methods for measuring bacterial activity and bioavailable organic matter in water are increasingly required. 

Building a better shrimp nursery, part 2
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Health & Welfare

Building a better shrimp nursery, part 2

Shrimp nursery systems offer the shrimp industry an important opportunity to increase profits, by helping produce strong, healthy and uniform juveniles with significant potential for compensatory growth after their transfer for final pond grow-out. Biofloc technology and water quality are critical components of shrimp nursery systems.