Aquaculture production systems

African catfish and tilapia are can be cultured in different aquaculture production systems e.g. recirculating aquaculture system (RAS), a (semi) flow through system or ponds. All systems have their advantages and disadvantages, but a choice is made based on local situation, the feasibility of the set-up and the particular desires of the customer. In general all the systems can grow African catfish and tilapia and the growth cycle is not much different with each system.

150 MT Tilapia - Dubai
150 MT Recirculating Aquaculture System for tilapia located in Dubai.
Fish ponds at Kakamega
Nursery ponds at Jambo Fish Western Ltd, Kenya
Flow through African catfish production system
An example of a flow through system in Nairobi, Kenya.