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Texas Shrimp Farming Short Course

Source: (12 May 2005)
This 7-day course gives both in-depth technical information and practical training in the latest techniques of culturing penaeid shrimp. Participants will be able to obtain state-of-the-art information about shrimp mariculture during morning and afternoon presentations.

The short course is designed for individuals who are actively involved in shrimp farming as well as for potential aquaculture entrepreneurs and investors who are considering opportunities in the commercial culture of shrimp. Others who might be interested in the course include bank personnel needing more information on the business potential, individuals considering a career in aquaculture and researchers interested in the practical aspects of raising shrimp.

Location:   Marine Science Institute, Port Aransas, TX
Dates:   September 28 - October 5, 2005
Early Registration Deadline:   August 18, 2005
Official Language:   English
Contact Information:   Questions concerning the course should be directed to the Texas A&M University, Sea Grant College Program office, 2700 Earl Rudder Freeway South, College Station, TX 77845 USA (979) 845-7524, or FAX (979) 845-7525, e-mail

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Keywords:   Shrimp, Aquaculture

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