aquaculture

PW Podcast: New Future for Tilapia Farmers

A local tilapia fish farmer is inspiring change in Fiji. With some investment and a little training, the farm has become a model operation, showing the way for others to see success in tilapia farming. Listen: 

20 Pacific Islands meet to develop an action plan for coastal fisheries and aquaculture

Over sixty technical Fisheries and Aquaculture Officers from 20 Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs) met this week in Noumea to discuss ways to continue developing the growing aquaculture sector and to address crucial coastal fisheries issues…

SPC innovation: ReefLex, a regional online database on coastal fisheries and aquaculture law and policy

Atelier régional "Pêche côtière et aquaculture"

Dans le cadre du projet PROTEGE, les représentants, partenaires et chefs de file de Nouvelle-Calédonie, Polynésie française et Wallis et Futuna se rencontrent pour le premier atelier régional sur la pêche côtière et l’aquaculture. A propos de l’événement…

Fiji’s Muanaira Womens Group sees promise in pilot mangrove oyster farm

It’s hard work walking over sharp shells in the mud, reaching in amongst dense mangrove roots and chipping off oysters. But members of Muanaira Womens Group have been doing this work for years, harvesting the oysters that cling to the roots of mangroves…

New Tilapia farming technics help meet growing demand for coastal and freshwater fish

What started off as a daring venture many years ago to try and earn a decent income for her family has turned into an inspiration for Tilapia farmers across the Fiji Islands. Mrs Katarina Baleisuva, who operates Kaybee’s farm on the outskirts of the…

Introductory address at the 11th Heads of Fisheries Meeting by Cameron Diver, Deputy Director-General of the Pacific Community (SPC)

11th Heads of Fisheries Meeting   Introductory address Cameron Diver, Deputy Director-General of the Pacific Community (SPC) Noumea, New Caledonia, 11 March 2019 Kia ora tātau. E ngā mana, E ngā reo, E rau Rangatira mā, Ngā mihi nui kia koutou katoa.…

Small-pond tilapia aquaculture and aquaponics featured at Global Climate Change Alliance meeting

Small-pond aquaculture and aquaponics with tilapia fish was showcased within a climate change context at the “Market Place” session of the Global Climate Change Alliance project inception meeting on Scaling Up Pacific Adaptation GCCA+SUPA in Suva this…

Strengthening small aquaculture businesses through improved financial literacy

The Sustainable Pacific Aquaculture Development project (PacAqua) has teamed up with the Ministry of Fisheries and the Cooperative College of Fiji (CCF) to deliver financial literacy training to small scale Tilapia fish farmers from the Western Division…

Savusavu tilapia fish farmers gear up for increased production

Fish farmers in the Savusavu Tilapia Farmers Cluster took receipt today of gear and equipment used for breeding and nursing baby fish. The equipment will help support new fish stocks as they are introduced into ponds and help ensure they are able to grow…
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