Correct health is of one of the most important variables for appropriate health and wellness monitoring of catfish breeding ground operations. When done well, this will aid to guaranty healthy and balanced sexual gametes of the fish which then will certainly assist our operation to be successful as well as rewarding.
To guarantee this, the adhering to should be established:
1. Every unit of the procedure should have – nettings, brushes, buckets, rubber tubes, etc.
2. The above tools must be preserved in a little container filled with disinfectant service such as Benzyl Konium Chloride-BKC- 1% or Formaldehyde – 0.1% or Iodine solution 1-2%. (Usual table salt could also be made use of as an anti-bacterial (regarding 100g to 10litres of water) )
3. The hatchery floor should be decontaminated as soon as a week or at the very least prior to every new cycle.
4. The breeding ground operator need to also use the service to sanitize his hands prior to and also after each cleansing procedure.
5. Ample and best quality of food need to be provided to the brood fish. The feed should contain appropriate vitamins, minerals as well as amino-acids.
6. Feeding at 1% of the body weight of brood fish of 500g ad over.
7. The feed must be given up 3 or four parts each day throughout the day time near the water inlet.
Extra feeding with under-sized tilapia is highly advised. Feeding should be stopped when brood fish display hesitation or much less rate of interest for the feed. This type of feeding enables us to gauge the hunger of the fish as well as at the same time aid in monitoring the problem of the brood fish.
Along with proper health, prophylactic therapies (showering) to prevent illness break out should be used consistently. Antibiotics such as Neomycin, Oxytetracyline, Streptomycin, Chloramphenicol, etc must not be made use of for prophylactic purposes; they ought to just be made use of for healing treatment under the supervision of a professional.
Using steamed and cooled water for incubation of eggs could aid prevent contamination by virus. Suitable filters with UV and Ozone processing can help in stopping the infection.