International Journal of
Fisheries and Aquaculture

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Fish. Aquac.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9839
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJFA
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 233

Table of Content: January-June 2023; 15(1)

February 2023

Process conditions for successful low-cost extrusion of floating fish feed granules for African catfish, Clarias gariepinus in West Africa

The production of floating fish feed for the African catfish, Clarias gariepinus, in sub-Saharan African countries is challenged by a lack of affordable equipment and processing know-how. The present study aimed at defining the operating conditions for a locally built single-screw extruder. The effects of main ingredients and their particle size on the extrusion outcome were assessed. Moisture contents of 200 to 250 g...

Author(s): Adékambi Désiré Adéyèmi, Adéchola P. Polycarpe Kayodé, Ifagbémi Bienvenue Chabi, C. M. Bordas Amoussou, Fifamè Emeline L. Fassinou, M. J. Rob Nout and Anita R. Linnemann