AQUAVIANCE for Pangasius catfish

Forum: Study on AQUAVIANCE product to improve growth performance and feed intake for Pangasius catfish (Pangasius hypophthalmus)

Published on: 11/10/2011
Author/s : Le Thanh Hung, Vo Thi Thanh Binh and Hervé Lucien-Brun (Aqua Techna)
1 . INTRODUCTION In intensive Pangasius fish farming in Mekong delta, fish disease causes heavy damage and fish farmers often spent 5-10% production cost for disease prevention, mainly antibiotics for prophylactic and therapeutic treatments (Hung et al., 2007). The antibiotics residue in fish fillet raises a concern for consumers; therefore, prophylactic strategies could be the best solu...
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November 10, 2011

These essentials oils were selected by AQUA TECHNA for the following properties: control of intestinal flora and stimulation of intestinal enzymes secretion
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Could you elaborate the mode of action or the mechanism of the essential oil to stimulate the enzymes secretion in the intestine?
The growth performance of the fish to AQUAVIANCE is very impressive, it not only reduce the mortality but also improve the FCR. Is this essential oil work for other species, such as common carp, tilapia, grass carp, or shrimp?

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November 10, 2011

Good article about AQUAVIANCE to improve growth performance for Pangasius catfish. Can the same be said for african catfish? If so, how do I get to buy it in Nigeria?

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Hervé Lucien-Brun Hervé Lucien-Brun
Consultant - Aquatechna
November 16, 2011

A similar test was made on Tilapia in Egypt in 2008 at the Health Department of the World Fish Center by the Pr. Salah Mesalhy ALY which shows similar results. I think the effect of Aquaviance would be similar for all species of farmed fish.

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Sébastien Douet Sébastien Douet
Animal Nutritionist
November 18, 2011

Aquaviance contains essentials oils. Thanks to antibacterial effects, essential oils help selecting positive flora and decrease pathogenic. This action works on many differents fish and on shrimp. To have more information, you can visite our website aquatechna.com.

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Alfredo Medina Alfredo Medina
Agro Technician
December 5, 2011

Herve, How are you? Good article about AQUAVIANCE to improve growth performance for Pangasius catfish.
Have you tested this product with L. vannamei? If so, could you publish the results?

Thanks!
Alfredo Medina R.

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Jayasree.s Jayasree.s
Biologist
May 3, 2013

Good article about AQUAVIANCE to improve growth performance for Pangasius catfish. I am also doing same kind of work in tilapia i will publish through T: Engormix.com

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