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Michigan Tilapia Culture

The State of Michigan enjoys abundant water resources and a diverse agricultural base, including an aquaculture sector poised for expansion in response to the opportunities from the domestic seafood market. While in the past Michigan […]

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Connecticut Tilapia Farming

Regulations Tilapia farming in Connecticut falls under the joint administration of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and Department of Agriculture for the necessary permits and certificates.  There are limited specific regulations however Agriculture […]

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Minnesota Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Minnesota Department of Agriculture Tel: 651-201-6000 / 800-967-2474 625 Robert St. N, St. Paul, MN 55155-2538 Email: mda.info@state.mn.us Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 500 Lafayette Road St. Paul, MN 55155-4040 Tel: (651) […]

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Texas Tilapia Culture

Several tilapia farms in Texas have historically produced about 500,000 pounds of fish annually. But the largest tilapia farm in the state, Simaron, was for sale in 2011-2012 and only produced about 100,000 lbs. The total […]

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Texas Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Texas Department of Agriculture 1700 N. Congress, 11th Floor Austin TX 78701 Tel:  (512) 463-4075  |  (800) 835-5832 Fax: (800) 509-1159 E-mail Pub.Info@TexasAgriculture.gov Texas Parks and Wildlife Department 4200 Smith School Road Austin, […]

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Louisiana Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Inland Fisheries Division Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries P.O. Box 98000 Baton Rouge, LA 70898-9000 Education and Extension C. Greg Lutz Specialist/Professor Louisiana State University Agricultural Center Aquaculture Research Station 2410 […]

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Louisiana Tilapia Culture

In Louisiana, tilapia cannot be raised in outdoor ponds; their production is limited by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to indoor recirculating systems under strictly controlled conditions to prevent accidental introduction of these […]

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Georgia Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Georgia Wildlife Resources Division 2070 U.S. Hwy. 278, SE Social Circle, GA 3002 Tel: (770) 761-3044 www.georgiawildlife.com Georgia Department of Natural Resources 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, SE Suite 1252 Atlanta, […]

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Georgia Tilapia Culture

Tilapia are becoming increasingly popular as a food fish species and they are often considered for use as part of aquaculture demonstration projects. Despite the growing popularity of tilapia, and the widespread availability of fish, […]

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Florida Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Division of Aquaculture 1230 Governor’s Square Blvd. 5th Floor Tallahassee, FL 32301 Telephone: 850-488-4033 Fax: 850-410-0893 Web Site: http://www.floridaaquaculture.com The Division issues the Aquaculture Certificate […]

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Florida Tilapia Culture

Overview “Tilapia (consisting of several species and species hybrids) are extremely durable fish that can thrive in poor quality water on low-cost feeds derived from vegetable protein. They are grown by small farms throughout central […]

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Arkansas Aquaculture Contacts

Agencies / Regulatory Arkansas Agriculture Department 1200 N. University Drive Mail Slot #4912 http://www.aad.ar.gov/aquaculture/ Business Development The Arkansas Small Business Development Centerprovides a wealth of information to individuals thinking of starting their own business – […]