Title:

Development of aquaculture techniques for production of the WA dhufish (Glaucosoma hebraicum)

Project Number:

1996-308

Orgnisation:

South Metropolitan TAFE

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$213,186.00

Program(s):

Industry

Objectives

1. Reliable production of fertilised eggs (in excess of 100,000 on 5 occassions during 1998/9)

2. Successful production of larvae (minimum of 500,000)

3. Successful production of fingerlings (minimum of 10,000)

4. Development of production procedures for commercial production of fingerlings

5. Development of pelletised grow-out diet

6. Production of market size fish in one year

7. Increased knowledge of the species