5275629

9780813826295

Organic Aquaculture The Emergence of a New Sustainable Industry

Organic Aquaculture The Emergence of a New Sustainable Industry

Out of Stock

The item you're looking for is currently unavailable.

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
Cancel
  • ISBN-13: 9780813826295
  • ISBN: 0813826292
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Publisher: Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John

AUTHOR

Brister, Deborah J.

SUMMARY

Although aquaculture is one of the world's fastest-growing food sectors, the industry has lagged behind general agriculture in the production of certified organic products. This deficit, primarily due to an absence of consistent standards and accreditation measures, can be alleviated by setting feasible standards, identifying a marketable species to culture, providing growers with the knowledge to accomplish the process, and increasing consumer awareness of the availability of organic aquatic produce. Authored by Deborah Brister, an internationally recognized authority on the topic, Organic Aquaculture explores the history of the organic aquaculture movement explains standards and measures for accreditation identifies key aquatic species suited to organic production discusses feeds, systems, and production methodologies analyzes the market for organic aquaculture products suggests future research and policy needs for a successful organic aquaculture industry. Organic Aquaculture shows students, producers, certifiers, and consumers how organic aquaculture can be a viable and profitable alternative to intensive conventional production methods.Brister, Deborah J. is the author of 'Organic Aquaculture The Emergence of a New Sustainable Industry', published 2007 under ISBN 9780813826295 and ISBN 0813826292.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.