Category Archives: AQUACULTURE

Types of Shrimp Diseases that Often Occur During Cultivation

Shrimp disease is one of the factors causing failure that must be overcome during cultivation. What’s more, these diseases can also cause mass mortality which can lead to significant economic losses and decreased production. Various influencing factors cause disease outbreaks, from pathogens, poor environmental conditions, and pond management to shrimp being carriers of shrimp that […]

The relation between immunity and productivity for the Whiteleg Shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei)

Due to having such a sensitive organism, early mortality of the whiteleg shrimp is attributed to poor immunity According to a study conducted by ICC Brazil, the early mortality syndrome (EMS), also known as acute hepatopancreatic necrosis syndrome (AHPNS), is a dangerous disease caused by the Vibrio parahaemolyticus bacteria. After being first reported in China, back in 2009, EMS […]