Largemouth Bass Funded Project

Project

Description

The first largemouth bass funded project.  Chaired by Chris Kohler.

Objectives:

  1. Assess diet and environmental factors that affect growth and health of largemouth bass raised to 1.5 lb in ponds with formulated feed.
  2. Develop cost-effective finisher diets that enhance health and growth of largemouth bass.
  3. Conduct a region-wide workshop on raising largemouth bass to 1.5 lb in ponds based, at least, on the results of the research activities in Objectives 1 and 2.

Participants:

Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives

Funding

Paul B. Brown (Purdue University)    1 & 2

$80,000

Christopher C. Kohler(Southern Illinois University-Carbondale)    1 & 2

$80,000

Joseph E. Morris (Iowa State University)       3

$10,000

 

Total

$170,000

Project Outline (111K)

Report  (28K)

Project Number: 1

Duration: 
09/01/2005 to 08/31/2007
Award Amount: 
$170,000.00
Award Number: 
2004-38500-14269
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