Efficient Breeding Programmes Services
Aquaculture with salmonids species has a long history. Systematic and efficient selection programmes have only been employed for the last few decades, and the immediate potential remains remarkable and significant. AquaSearch ova has implemented full scale family based breeding programmes with DNA assisted family assignment for maximum genetic improvement in each generation. In addition to this, AquaSearch ova is implementing gene marker assisted technology for specific traits.
The current programme is including the following traits:
- High growth rate
- Improved feed conversion
- Appealing exterior
- Specific disease resistance
- Temperature tolerance
- Late maturation
- Salt water tolerance
Each of the 7 product lines has its own well defined parameters.