Technical University of Denmark (DTU), DTU Aqua, Section Aqua Culture North Sea Science Park

Increasing the Productivity of Ghanian Aquaculture

Research project Project Summary Aquaculture continues to be an important sector in the Ghanaian economic development agenda. Increased aquaculture production is the government’s strategy to bridge the 500,000 tonne fish deficit currently met through imports (ov ... First year report Ingredients for feed analyzed for nutritional profile; popcorn as floating agent has been prepared in 3 particle sizes (300, 600, 1200µm) and used to prepare 15 diets at inclusions (0, 2.5, 5, 7.5 and 10%). Diets being screen ...
Period: 2019-03-1 to 2023-04-28 Countries: Ghana Lead institution: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Fisheries and Watershed Management Partner institutions: Technical University of Denmark (DTU), DTU Aqua, Section Aqua Culture North Sea Science Park Project code: 18-16-GHA Total grant: 6,000,000 DKK
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Sustainable Fish Feed Development in Ghana

Research project Aquaculture production in Ghana has quadrupled over the past ten years, mainly driven by the development of tilapia culture. Notwithstanding, cultured fish still constitutes less than 10% of national fish production. The sector has a huge potential ... Project Completion Report: The digestibility and proximate analyses of five local ingredients (groundnut husk, groundnut cake, cottonseed cake, copra and soybean cake) were analysed;

Furthermore, the anti-nutritional factors of ...
Period: 2014-03-31 to 2017-12-30 Countries: Ghana Lead institutions: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana Technical University of Denmark (DTU), DTU Aqua, Section Aqua Culture North Sea Science Park Project code: 13-P01-GHA Total grant: 4,999,162 DKK
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