Algae may replace fish oil in Atlantic salmon diets

Algae may replace fish oil in Atlantic salmon diets

Aquaculture expansion will require the use of alternative lipid sources to maintain performance as well as provide nutritional value to consumers.

By KEITH FILER*

*Dr. Keith Filer is with Alltech.

THE primary lipid source for aquaculture diets has traditionally been supplied by marine oils produced as a byproduct of fish meal production.

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