In this issue Sustainable aquaculture Peter Edwards writes on rural aquaculture: Rural aquaculture in Myanmar. Research & farming techniques Bundh breeding of carps: A simple innovative technique from West Bengal, India. African catfish: A potential candidate species for urban/periurban aquaculture in India. Genetics & biodiversity Responsible introduction of alien fish and biodiversity in southern Nepal. Aquatic animal health Collection and utilization of important data in shrimp farming. Use of epidemiological methods to limit the impact of white spot disease in Penaeus monodon farms of Vietnam and India. People in aquaculture Aquaclubs: The way forward for shrimp health and quality management at village level. Indigenous fishing techniques practices by the tribes of Arunachal Pradesh. Asia-Pacific Marine Finfish Aquaculture Network Mass seed production of sand sea bass Psammoperca welgenensis at the Regional Center for Marculture Development in Batam, Indonesia. Persian Gulf fish culture in Iran - pointers for success. Marine finfish health issues of relevance to Australia and the region. Diseases of cage-cultured marine finfish in Korea. Want to write for Aquaculture Asia Magazine? You can! Download the Guide to Authors!
In this issue Sustainable aquaculture Asian Development Bank study on aquaculture and poverty. New ACIAR projects to commence in Indonesia. Assessing the consequences of converting to organic shrimp farming. Recycling water and making money. Asia-Pacific Marine Finfish Aquaculture Network Advances in the seed production of Cobia Rachycentron canadum in Vietnam. Australian success with barramundi cod. Brief overview of recent grouper breeding developments in Thailand. Application of probiotics in rotifer production systems for marine fish hatcheries Research and farming techniques Contract hatchery systems: A practical approach to procure quality seeds for aquaclubs of small-scale farmers in India. Recirculation systems: Sustainable alternatives for backyard shrimp hatcheries in Asia? Rainbow trout culture in Iran: Development and concerns. Large-scale growout of spotted Babylon, Babylonia areolata in earthern ponds: Pilot monoculture operation. Cage cum pond fish production using mixed sex nile tilapia in Nepal. Want to write for Aquaculture Asia Magazine? You can! Download the Guide to Authors!