Preferred food for shrimp – bio-film !

Yes as scavengers and omnivores bio-film (floc) is a favourite

Shrimp also very good at helping clean water and love algae!

So bacterial and algal meal it is then……..micro-organisms.

Note – link is more aquarium trade orientated.


This luxury ice cream is made from insects…

Insects are non sentient. Says so on CNN.

Shrimp are the ancestors of insects…shrimp are, effectively, marine insects.

Farming shrimp is good coastal blue carbon capture as well as minimal water usage for protein production.

Researchers Create First Portable Tech For Detecting Cyanotoxins In Water | NC State News

Not so relevant for shrimp aquaculture but interesting in general on IoT going forward…

Blinded by the light….


Manfredd Mann

The aquaculture industry is trying to take fish out of fish food. Are microalgae the solution?

Well written overview.

For those of us in the industry nothing new.

Just re-enforces direction and path we are already on.

How Carbon Farming Can Help Stop Climate Change in Its Tracks | The Nation

….and shrimp farmed in semi intensive mode can be considered coastal blue carbon solar regenerative farming..

How – algal photosynthesis of course…


Non GMO heme from algae….

You’ve all no doubt heard about heme for meatless meat using GMO yeast but this is heme from algae

Not that we will see shrimp bleeding anytime soon but algae and shrimp have a long relationshrimp….