Tilapia Culture Pond Preparation
To produce fish in qualitative and quantitative, pond preparation is the vital point in tilapia culture. Increasing demand of protein and decreasing of pond due to urbanization farmer trying to increase density of fish fry of Tilapia and other fishes. Using of external feed and water drainage to the pond consequence advent of new diseases. Pond preparation of tilapia culture is the most important issues among other issue like quality of Tilapia fry and feed quality. To prevent diseases in Tilapia culture some extra cares have to take during TF stocking in the pond
Extra awareness during pond stocking of tilapia fry of tilapia culture:
- Using of 200g/Decimal bleaching powder (Calcium hypochlorite) and stocks the tilapia fry after minimum 7 days. As extra cares of farmer please don’t use bleaching when to high wind. Don’t eat or inhale bleaching.
- Using of Virkon S or Timsen or pond sef or aqua clean as germicide agent 5g or 5 ml / Decimal during release of tilapia fry in tilapia culture.
- Feed tilapia fry vitamin-C first one month. There are different kind brand of vitamin- C in the market for aqua feed. Please go to aqua feed shop for aqua vitamin-C.
- Using germicide in 10th day, 20th day and 30th days like Virkon S or Timsen or pond sef or aqua clean to perform better in tilapia culture.
- To prevent disease use Erythromycin 3 g in one kg feed in seven days after releasing of Tilapia fry. Erythromycin is an antibiotic generic name it is also available in the nearer aqua medicine shop. In every case please flow minimum 28-33 days as antibiotic withdrawal period for safe food.
Activities if affected of tilapia Culture:
- Use ciprofloxacin 5 ml / decimal as ciprocin- vet ( Solution) and enrocin ( Solution) spread to the pond with water
- Feed ciprofloxacin as 5 ml / Kg food 10 days for better result. In every case please flow minimum 28-33 days as antibiotic withdrawal period for safe food.