Tag Archive: broodstock

Aug 10

Faivre Drumfilter installed at DAFF marine fish hatchery

  Two weeks back we installed a Faivre 4-80 “in-tank” drumfilter at the DAFF (Dept Agric Fisheries and Forestry) marine aquaculture hatchery in Hamburg in the Eastern Cape. This is a government project run by the DAFF aquaculture department on dusky kob (Argyrosomus japonicus). DAFF were having some issues with the filtration systems being unable …

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Oct 11

DAFF’s Aquaculture Research Facility Kob spawn

A few weeks ago Dr Chris Fouche moved his grunter broodstock out of the new broodstock systems we revamped at the Aquaculture Research Facility in Sea Point and replaced them with his Kob broodstock. Within four days they were spawning. These are pretty big fish. Most impressive to see in the water. I have included …

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