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Hatchery season: Future performance starts here By Alex Tsappis, Alltech

The hatching season is fast approaching, and this is considered to be the most crucial stage of any aquaculture business. At these early life stages of the juvenile fish, it is very important to feed them the best quality feed. Compare your fish to Olympic athletes: If you want to bring home gold medals year after year, you start preparing early and provide them with excellent nutrition when they are young. More than 20 years of experience and aggressively investing in research and product development has resulted in Coppens Top and Coppens Advance series starter feeds. Because of our dedication to on-farm performance and meticulous research, we can

provide the best nutrition for juvenile fish, helping them to perform at their true genetic potential and bring home that “gold medal” at the end of each season. Remember, a good start is half the work.

Top five important factors we can address with our starter feeds 1. High survival rates 2. Excellent performance 3. Minimal deformities due to an optimally developed skeleton 4. Optimal water quality 5. Improved return on investment (ROI)

The combination of these five factors will be the foundation for the future growth of your fish, your business and, ultimately, your success.

The next generation of starter diets The need for these revolutionary “complete” feeds comes from an extremely diverse industry with very progressive farmers, innovative technologies and conscious consumers. We see aquaculture as the protein provider of the future for a strong, growing world population. As a result, the aquaculture industry offers a great business opportunity for the 21st century, from on-land recirculating

Hatcheryfeed vol 6 issue 1 2018  

Feed and nutrition for early life stage and broodstock aquatic hatchery species.

Hatcheryfeed vol 6 issue 1 2018  

Feed and nutrition for early life stage and broodstock aquatic hatchery species.