"Harnessing the Science of Fisheries for Food, Nutrition and Livelihood"



Training for dissemination

  • Live feed culture
  • Marine ornamental fish breeding and rearing
  • Mud crab fattening
  • Lobster fattening
  • Seaweed Farming
  • Shrimp farming
  • Race way farming
  • Fish feed preparation
  • Water quality management practices
  • Value addition in marine fish

Training Programme

The centre imparts training on marine ornamental finfish breeding and seed production with a focus on breeding of the clownfish. The trainees are exposed to the availability of marine ornamental finfishes in this region, collection, transportation, rearing, sourcing of accessories for finfish rearing, breeding and seed production. The centre so far conducted 10 training programme right from its inception. As a part of its educational programme the centre is also involved in imparting hands-on training to the fisheries graduates on scaling-up of livefeed, raising Artemia biomass, breeding and seed production of Clownfish. The centre also works in close connection with the Department of Fisheries by providing technical information on farming of finfish. The details of the training programme conducted by this centre are as follows

Sl. No Name of the Training Programme Location and Date Funding Agency No. of Participants
1 Marine ornamental Fish Culture Mariamman Nagar, Ervadi Dt.30.03.2016 National Agricultural Development Programme 34
2 Marine Ornamental Fish Culture Devipattinam North. Dt.21.04.2016 National Agricultural Development Programme 18
3 Marine Ornamental Fish Culture Pudumadam Dt. 31.05.2016 National Agricultural Development Programme 27
4 Marine Ornamental Fish Culture Ramakrishnapuram, Dt. 9.06.2016 National Agricultural Development Programme 32
5 Marine Ornamental Fish Culture Periyasamypuram,   Dt. 22.10.2016 National Agricultural Development Programme 27
6 Cluster Formation on Marine Ornamental Fish Culture RceSA Campus,
National Agricultural Development Programme 34