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Freshwater Shrimp: Still Not A Midwestern Cash Crop

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The Professor says: “I can grow a crop of shrimp here every 120 days. If I raise the equivalent of 25,000 pounds per acre of water and I can get US$4 (€3.037) a pound that is a US$100,000 (€75,914) cash flow per acre of water every 120 days. That’s not soybeans.” - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/missouri-enters-shrimp-sustainable-farming/#sthash.PlKvtlsp.dpuf

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How to Start Freshwater Shrimp Farming

Freshwater shrimp, also called Malaysian prawn, are the species Macrobrachium rosenbergii, originally from Malaysia. These are relatively easy to aquaculture, b | See more about Shrimp Farming, Shrimp and Html. Photos from the site

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Raising Fish for Food: Backyard Fish Farming for Survival

Raising fish in tanks: Assuming a target weight of lbs/fish, you should keep your density down to one fish to every 5 to 10 gallons of tank volume.

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No ocean, no problem for Wisconsin shrimp farmer

America’s dairyland is far from Cajun country, but an indoor shrimp farm in a pole barn near La Crosse is attracting a lot of attention.

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