ACS Distance Education UK
Requisites: Land, water, capital, a market, and management skills are essential to successful fish farming. Knowledge of these requirements will help you to plan and develop your enterprise.
Questions to be addressed are:
Unlike onshore systems, offshore mariculture production comes about not just through the design and selection of a holding unit, and the placing of this unit in a particular location, but through the combination of a number of interacting factors.
Furthermore, choices for this combination of factors would usually be shaped by a single objective – profitable production.
Profitable production requires productivity, reliability, market focus and competitiveness over the periods for which investment decisions would need to be made.
Some practical advice: