Sessions Tagged With 'marine aquaculture'

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Reducing Aquaculture Species Mortality

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by John Mann

The webinar date has changed, it is now on Wednesday, May 10 @ 12:30 PM ET. The salmon mortality rate continues to increase—as much as 30% higher by some accounts—resulting in significant economic losses to salmon producers. Much of this loss is attributed to fish health....

Applying a Test Developed to Combat Obesity and Diabetes to Improve Growth in Fish, Mollusks, and Crustaceans

Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm EDT - Presented by Benjamin Renquist, Vanessa Weldon

Zebrafish have become an increasingly common model organism used in biomedical research to address human health issues. Research performed in zebrafish may advance methods that can be applied to improve aquaculture. While working at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Dr....

"The Power of the Web: Free Internet Legal Research"

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 12:00 pm EST

On Wednesday, January 20 at 12 PM Eastern, join us in our continuing webinar series sponsored by the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium. Our January webinar, entitled, The Power of the Web: Free Internet Legal Research, focuses on getting the most out of free legal...

Webinar: Animal Welfare Standards and Commercial Aquaculture Operations

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

Environmental and ethical considerations are playing an increasing role in the food purchasing decisions of consumers and retailers. The scrutiny of producers’ animal welfare practices is intensifying and animal welfare standards, voluntary and mandatory, are proliferating....

2013 Virtual Aquaculture Workshop Day 2 - Culture Systems

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Forrest Wynne, Michael Chambers, C. Greg Lutz

Today will feature presentations on a variety of management of ponds and culture in open water marine systems. Each presenter will speak for 30 minutes including questions. Aquatic Weed Management - Greg Lutz, Louisiana State University Recreational Pond Management -...

2013 Virtual Aquaculture Workshop Day 1- Species Culture

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by C. Greg Lutz, Laura Tiu, Brian Nerrie

This session will cover the culture of a variety of different marine and freshwater species. Each speaker will present for twenty minutes including questions. Freshwater prawn - Laura Tiu, Ohio State University Crawfish - Greg Lutz, Louisiana State University Winter...

Seafood Safety

Monday, September 30, 2013 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Doris Hicks

Seafood is a nutrient-rich food that provides high quality protein, long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and several important minerals and vitamins. Research during the last two decades has shown that seafood consumption is closely linked to health benefits such as improved...

2012 eXtension Virtual Aquaculture Workshop Day 3 - Species Culture

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 3:30 pm EST - Presented by Laura Tiu, Vanessa Weldon, Charles Hicks, Joshua Reitsma

Day 3 – Species Culture 2:30 PM Central Time Laura Tiu, Ohio State University – Yellow Perch 20 min Charles Hicks, Lincoln University – Sunfish 20 min Allen Pattillo, Iowa State University - Walleye 20 min Joshua Reitsma, Woods Hole Sea Grant Program – Clam Culture 20 min...

2012 eXtension Virtual Aquaculture Workshop - Day 1 Introduction to Aquaculture

Monday, November 12, 2012 at 3:30 pm EST - Presented by David Cline, Vanessa Weldon, Matt Parker

Day 1 - Introduction to Aquaculture David Cline, Auburn University - Aquaculture: What is it? Is it important? Why should I care? 30 minutes Matt Parker, University of Maryland Sea Grant Extension - Business planning/economics 30 minutes For full workshop schedule Nov. 12...