NEXT EVENT – RAS & AQUAPONIC WORKSHOPS MAY 2019

NEXT EVENT NEARLY HERE – MAY 2019 The NSW Aquaculture Association with the support of Aquatic Technologies International, Inc., Aquaponic Solutions, NSW DPI Fisheries and Off Grid Energy is conducting Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) & Aquaponics Technology Workshops in May 2019. About the RAS Workshop Aquaculture, as a business, seems to be able to capture the (more…)

Coming Event – Narrabri Fish Farm Field Day 6th April 2019

The NSW Aquaculture Association with the support of Narrabri Fish Farm, NSW DPI Fisheries and Narrabri Shire Council is conducting an aquaculture information and field day on Saturday the 6th April 2019 at Narrabri Fish Farm. Everyone is welcome.   Narrabri Fish Farm is the largest hatchery based aquaculture farm in NSW breeding Golden Perch, (more…)

Australian Aquaculture under threat by proposed Carp Herpes Virus Release by NCCP

Common Carp

Australia is the only continent free of this notifiable disease, yet the Australian Government seems determined to release this disease into Australian waters. After reading the Final report: Phase 3 of the carp herpesvirus project (CyHV-3), Dr Ken McColl (2016), I was alarmed and disappointed. The CSIRO operates under the The Science and Industry Research (more…)

Secondhand Aquaculture Equipment For Sale

Secondhand Aquaculture Equipment For Sale

Secondhand aquaculture equipment is now on sale. All equipment for sale is excess to current needs and located at Murray Cod Australia’s, Silverwater hatchery at Grong Grong, NSW. For a copy of the excess equipment list and pricing “Click Here” If you’re looking for good equipment at the right price this is your chance. Contact (more…)

A Perfect Day with Yabbies

Rob McCormack discussing yabby farming around the ponds

The NSW Aquaculture Association in partnership with “Yabby Dabba Doo” Yabby Farm and Aquatic Engineering Australia held a yabby farming field day on Saturday the 8th August, 2015. On a perfect, mild and sunny day 34 of us learn about the commercial aquaculture of yabbies (Cherax destructor) in purpose built earthen yabby ponds. The field (more…)