The vision for ARS aquaculture research and technology transfer is to support a thriving domestic industry based on improved genetic stocks and scientific information on biotechnologies and management practices to ensure a high quality, safe supply of healthful seafood and aquatic products.
The ARS National Aquaculture Program has as its mission:
Understanding, Improving, and Effectively Using Animal Genetic and Genomic Resources
Enhancing Animal Performance, Well-being, and Efficiency in Diverse Production Systems
Defining Nutrient Requirements and Nutrient Composition of Feedstuffs and Expanding Alternative Ingredients
Improving Health and Welfare of Aquatic Animals
Improving Production Systems, Developing New Products, and Enhancing Product Quality
Projects in this Program - by State
Maroon = click to see related projects in these states.
Gray = No related research in this state.