Topics: Fish seed
New private GIFT hatchery in Timor-Leste boosts fish seed supply
The first public-private partnership model tilapia hatchery has opened in Leohitu, boosting the country’s production of GIFT fingerlings and paving the way for the aquaculture sector’s sustainable development.
US ambassador visits Carp Genetic Improvement Program in Bangladesh
The US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller visited the Carp Genetic Improvement Program to learn about the USAID-funded Feed the Future Bangladesh Aquaculture and Nutrition Activity. WorldFish has been running genetic improvement programs for the major carp species since 2013, as part of a long-term plan to improve fish farmer access to quality seed of the improved species.