Advancement of Yellow Perch Aquaculture #8

Project

(funded project 8)


Description


The eighth Yellow Perch Project .  Chaired by Jeff Malison


Objectives:


  1. Develop or investigate reliable, profitable, and sustainable production systems to rear feed-trained yellow perch to market size.
  2. Continued development of grow-out diets and feeding strategies for feed-trained yellow perch in ponds and recirculating systems.
  3. Extension

            a.  Conduct additional yellow perch forums and publish proceedings.

            b.  Develop fact sheets that not only review the literature but also indicate successes and failures of commercial yellow perch aquaculture.

            c.  Identify a yellow perch information specialist who can visit state associations.


Participants:









Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives

Funding

David A. Smith (Freshwater Farms of Ohio, Inc.)       1

$61,050

Donald J. McFeeters/Laura G. Tiu/Geoffrey K. Wallat (Ohio State University)       1

$98,700

Paul B. Brown (Purdue University)       2

$86,000

Jeffrey A. Malison (University of Wisconsin-Madison)       2

$135,000

Fred P. Binkowski (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)   1 & 3

$70,996

 

Total

$451,746

Termination Report (154K pdf file)


Project Number: 8

Duration: 
09/01/2001 to 08/31/2004
Award Amount: 
$451,746.00
Award Number: 
00-38500-8994 ($326,730) and 2001-38500-10369 ($125,016)
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