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- Nunes, Alberto J. P., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Aquaculture international 2019 v.27 no.2 pp. 337-347
- Litopenaeus vannamei; amino acids; body weight; feed conversion; feed supplements; feeding frequency; fish feeding; fish meal; growth performance; juveniles; rearing; shrimp; tanks
- ... In the coming years, supplementation of crystalline amino acids (CAAs) will become a standard practice driven by the trend towards low-fish meal diets. We have evaluated the effect of feeding juvenile L. vannamei several times a day versus two (2×) and four (4×) times using a low-fish meal diet supplemented with CAAs. A total of 1632 shrimp of 1.06 ± 0.16 g were stocked in 16 outdoor tanks of 1 m³ ...