'Fish Feed Prepared From Crops Can Make Farming More Profitable'
Vice Chancellor Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture (MNSUA) Prof Dr Asif Ali said Thursday that fish feed prepared from crops could be a cost effective option for fish farmers to increase their profit margin
He was addressing a ceremony held at the MNSUA for opening a fish farm developed for research purposes.
He said that fish was the best food, a good source of protein, and keeps individuals healthy.
Assistant Professor Dr Naheed and Assistant Director Fisheries Iram Khan appreciated the initiative of developing a fish production pond at the MNSUA for research purposes.
They said that Rohu, grass carp and Gulfam fish were being nurtured and process of research had also begun.
The research would prove to be beneficial for local fish farmers, they added.