12. Some Principles of Pond Fertilization for Nile Tilapia Using Organic and Inorganic Inputs

  1. Charles C. Mischke
  1. James S. Diana

Published Online: 10 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329443.ch12

Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production

Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production

How to Cite

Diana, J. S. (2012) Some Principles of Pond Fertilization for Nile Tilapia Using Organic and Inorganic Inputs, in Aquaculture Pond Fertilization: Impacts of Nutrient Input on Production (ed C. C. Mischke), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118329443.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Delta Research and Extension Center, National Warmwater Aquaculture Center, Mississippi State University, Stoneville, MS, USA

Author Information

  1. School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470959220

Online ISBN: 9781118329443

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Keywords:

  • Collaborate Research Support Program (CRSP);
  • Oreochromis niloticus;
  • Perca flavescens;
  • triple super phosphate (TSP);
  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Importance of the Tilapia Industry

  • Goals of Fertilization

  • Types of Fertilizers

  • Fertilization Rates

  • CRSP Experiments on Optimum Fertilization Rates

  • Modern Fertilization Programs

  • Future Outlook

  • Acknowledgments

  • References