FISH FEEDING/ SAMPLING
Fishes are fed with high quality pelleted / extruded diet (30.40%CP) 2-3 times daily at 3.6% total body weight. Size of feed should be suitable for a particular age of the fish stocks to avoid feed wastage.
Timing In Fish Feeding.
The time of feeding the fish should be maintained. Feed ration for the day is weighed out, divided into 2 or 3 equal portion to serve for morning, afternoon and evening. Feed should be in a cool dry place to avoid deterioration.
FISH SAMPLING: This is carried out monthly to: Monitor growth rate, Calculate daily feed ration for the month, Remove “shorter /jumpers” as a kind of sorting to minimize cannibalism and check health condition of the fish.