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  • BRA - Tilapia for Industrial Scale

    BRA - Tilapia for Industrial Scale

    Blue Ridge Aquaculture (BRA) produces Tilapia on an industrial scale. Tilapia are hardy herbivores that grow well in high stocking densities. The company raises nearly four million pounds of Tilapia each year at its 100,000 square foot facility in Martinsville, Virginia. An estimated 75,000 pounds of live tilapia are shipped from the facility to markets in New York, Boston, Toronto and other locations each week, making Blue Ridge Aquaculture the world’s...

  • BRA - Recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS)

    BRA - Recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS)

    Recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS) operate by filtering water from the fish (or shellfish) tanks so it can be reused within the tank. This dramatically reduces the amount of water and space required to intensively produce seafood products. The steps in RAS include solids removal, ammonia removal, Co2 removal and oxygenation.