Tilapia Aquaculture in the North Central Region #1

Project

(funded project 1)


Description


The first Tilapia funded project was chaired by by Don Garling.


Objectives:


1. Develop and/or identify cost-effective feeds for tilapia culture in recirculating systems that minimize waste generation.


2. Compare and evaluate economically important traits for current commercial tilapia strains in the North Central Region with other strains cultured in recirculating systems.


Participants:










Principal Investigator/Institution Objectives

Funding

Paul B. Brown (Purdue University)       1

$17,600

Kerry W. Tudor (Illinois State University)       1

$16,400

Donald L. Garling (Michigan State University)       1

$19,000

Konrad Dabrowski (Ohio State University)       1

$16,000

Paul A. Fuerst (Ohio State University)       2

$19,000

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

$32,000

 

Total

$120,000

Project Outline (313K pdf file)


Report (50K pdf file)


Project Number: 1

Duration: 
09/01/1996 to 12/31/1998
Award Amount: 
$118,791.00
Award Number: 
96-38500-2631
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