Aquacultural Engineering Society

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  • Biofloc


    Biofloc technology (BFT) is gaining popularity as an aquaculture strategy. The technology is applied to a variety of system types and is currently most commonly used for the culture of shrimp and tilapia, although other taxa such as catfish are being explored. The defining features of BFT systems include high animal stocking densities and restricted water exchange. As a result of high animal stocking densities a large amount of nutrients enters the...