July 12, 2018
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2018' is the title of a report released by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) which found that "... global fish production will continue to expand over the next decade even though the amount of fish being captured in the wild has leveled off...
July 09, 2018
AQUACONTACTS MAIL GROUP NEWS June 28, 2018 Dear Aquaculture Stakeholders, The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Aquaculture National Program 106 and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) are interested in obtaining stakeholder...
July 03, 2018
View the content from the 2018 NCRAC conference. This includes voice over presentations of all sessions as well as PDF versions of the related powerpoints.
June 11, 2018
Please find the registration information for the 2018 Ohio Aquaculture Association (OAA) Summer Workshop here oaasummer_2018_workshop.pdf The workshop will focus on "Intensifying Pond Production of Fish".
June 11, 2018
Current import/transport regulations for all states in the North Central Region are now available here https://www.ncrac.org/import_regulations
April 05, 2018
Request for Applications Aquaculture Research USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is seeking research grant funding applications for projects to "... support the development of an environmentally and economically...
April 02, 2018
Request for the North Central Regional Aquaculture Center Regional Research and Outreach Project Pre-Proposals for Funding Year 2019 Read entire RFP
March 28, 2018
Pre-proposals now being accepted for the North Central Regional Aquaculture Center (NCRAC) Regional Aquaculture Extension Specialist (RAES). Pre-proposals are due by 5 p.m. Central Standard Daylight Time on Friday, May 4, 2018. See the entire RFP
February 15, 2018
Wisconsin Aquaculture Conference 2018 Friday March 2nd & Saturday March 3rd 2018 at Hotel Marshfield, Wisconsin For more information or to register visit: wisconsinaquaculture.com>Online Registration Flyer
January 25, 2018
December 2017 Thad Cochran National Warmwater Aquaculture Center News Volume Fourteen, Number One
January 16, 2018
January 02, 2018
2018 NCRAC Program Input
January 02, 2018
Regional Aquaculture Center - Aquaponic Information
December 22, 2017
Don't Let This Opportunity Pass You By! Attention North Central Aquaculturists! 2018 North Central Aquaculture Conference Ames, Iowa, December 21, 2017 — The Aquaculture Associations of Missouri and Kansas, producers in the western section of the North Central Region, and the North Central...
October 27, 2017
Disaster News Loans for Businesses, Private Nonprofits, Homeowners and Renters Disaster Field Operations Center-West, P.O. Box 419004, Sacramento, CA 95841 Release Date: Oct. 18, 2017 Media Contact: Richard Jenkins...
October 06, 2017
SAVE THE DATE! February 9-10, 2018 2018 North Central Aquaculture Conference Embassy Suites...
August 31, 2017
U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION FACT SHEET - ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOANS (SBA DISASTER DECLARATION DUE TO DESIGNATION BY THE SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE) Announcement IOWA Declaration #15277 (Disaster: IA-00072) Incident: DROUGHT occurring: August 15, 2017 & continuing...
July 10, 2017
Aquaculture business planning is a critical, but often overlooked step in the development of a successful aquaculture enterprise. Proper record keeping and adaptive management based on those records are also necessary for long term farm profitability. A business plan will help the...
April 19, 2017
Press Release Funding Program Announcement Rapid Response Proposals Ames, IA, April 19, 2017: Rapid Response Projects are 1- year projects designed to address immediate research or extension/outreach needs or an opportunity that arises outside of the regular funding cycle (up to $...
March 08, 2017
North Central Regional Aquaculture Center Technical Bulletin Series #123 An Overview of Aquaponic Systems: Hydroponic Components Access the full document.
January 23, 2017
Striving to Improve North Central Region Aquaculture Businesses Through Strong State Aquaculture Associations The North Central Regional Aquaculture Center (NCRAC) will soon be seeking input from aquaculture and aquaponic producers, as well as baitfish harvesters in the region to identify ways...
September 15, 2016
Free Aquaculture Training Program Aquaculture Boot Camp-2 Wants You! Ohio Agricultural Research and Extension South Center, Ohio State University Please find attached a recruitment poster from the Ohio Agricultural Research and Extension Center South Center for Aquaculture for participants in...
August 17, 2016
U.S. Small Business Administration Fact Sheet - Economic Injury Disaster Loans (SBA Disaster Declaration Due to Designation by the Secretary of Agriculture) IA_14810_Fact_Sheet.pdf; 14810-01 IA.doc Iowa Declaration #14810 (Disaster: IA00065) Incident: Excessive rain, high winds and hail...
August 17, 2016
Aquaponics Conference October 28-29, 2016 Kokomo Event & Conference Center 1500 N Reed Rd Kokomo, IN 46901 Join the Indiana Aquaculture Association Inc. for a two-day Aquaponics Conference on October 28 and 29 at the Kokomo Event & Conference Center in Kokomo,...
July 28, 2016
The HACCP Approach to Prevent the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species by Aquaculture and Baitfish Operations Although baitfish and aquaculture industries pose no or a very low risk of spreading aquatic invasive species (AIS), these industries in the Great Lakes region have been...