The Osmo Blog

Insights on what the shrimp and fish farms of the future will look like: from genetics to pond design, to artificial intelligence.

15 May 2019
Epigenetics in Shrimp – The Future of Shrimp Breeding?
Shrimp breeding programs are on a constant quest to produce broodstock that will grow faster, be more resistant to stressors in the environment such as dissolved oxygen swings, and be tougher in the face of disease. While shrimp breeding programs are generally getting more advanced...
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08 May 2019
Fewer Inputs, More Outputs – The Sustainability Case for Increasing Stocking Densities on Shrimp Farms
50% of the hectares in the world devoted to shrimp farming only produce 10% of the world’s farmed shrimp. These are the super extensive farms with very low stocking densities and very large ponds. What else could that land be used for? On such a...
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01 May 2019
The Other Side of the Feed Pellet – How Much Land & Water Does it Take to Grow Non-Fishmeal Protein?
In the world of Shrimp Farming Innovations, when it comes to feed, pretty much all of the talk is about reducing or eliminating fishmeal in it. Can we use an alternative protein with the same or even better impacts than fishmeal? Can we reduce its...
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