Procuring the Right Catfish Fingerlings in Nigeria

Indigo Fingerlings Abuja

With a thriving domestic market and impressive sales in exportation, catfish is a very popular species in Nigeria, and it accounts for more than 80% of the cultured species in the country. It is also in high demand in other African countries largely due to its ability to withstand a wide range of temperatures, high […]

Setting Up a Catfish Hatchery in Nigeria

A catfish hatchery is a farm where the artificial hatching of catfish eggs is carried out. These eggs that are hatched via artificial means are nurtured and managed until they mature into fingerlings which are usually between 6-8 weeks old. Fries, fingerlings, or juveniles are the products that are gotten from a hatchery. For any […]

The Importance of Fish Feed to Profitable Fish Farming

With a population of over 200 million and the importance of protein to the human body, fish as a source of food and livelihood has since been prevalent. Fish, which is a major source of protein, is well sought after in the Nigerian market.  One of the most important aspects of fish farming is the […]

Catfish Feed Production Formulation and Process

catfish feed formulation in Nigeria

The fish farming business in Nigeria has been on a rise with the increase in its popularity and increase in demand for their products. Any business aims to give their customers the best possible products for the satisfaction of their needs. The fish farming business in Nigeria is not left out. For a fish farmer […]

How to Set Up a Catfish Farm In Nigeria

How to start a fish farm in Nigeria

The agricultural sector of Nigeria has been a major part of her economic development and the demand for some of its products has experienced an upward inclination. If the demand for a particular product increases, it is only natural for the market and the popularity of that product to also experience an increase. This has […]

The Basics of Fish Farming in Nigeria

How to start a catfish farming business in NIgeria

Fish farming (also known as pisciculture), is a type of aquaculture where fishes are reared for commercial purposes. It is one of the most popular aspects of animal husbandry in Nigeria. There is a high demand for fish in Nigeria which is not being adequately met by its present market, therefore, this has helped the […]

Fish Farming In Nigeria – An Overview

How To Get Fish Feeds in Nigeria

Fish farming has been prevalent for decades in Nigeria as a business. it has enjoyed a substantial increase in its market share and notable popularity majorly due to the increase in demand for its products. It is the fastest-growing farming business in Nigeria. Fish farming is a form of aquaculture which involves the breeding and […]

Catfish Nutrition: Nutrient Requirements

Catfish Farming in Nigeria

Nutrition is a critical part of health and development. It is the process by which an organism uses food to support its life, just as feeding is very important, the in-take of appropriate nutrients is essential to the growth and continued health of any living organism, and the catfish is no exception.  For catfish farmers […]