Using Wastes of Opuntia ficus-indica in Diets of Nile Tilapia
Published on: 07/19/2020
Author/s : A.M. Abdelhamid 1, M. F. I. Salem 2 and M.A.I. Abdel Bakey 1. / 1 Animal Production Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Dakahlia Governorate 35516, Egypt; 2 Aquaculture Research Unit, Sakha, Central Lab. of Aquaculture Research, Agricultural Research Center, Ministry of Agriculture, Cairo, Egypt.
Much information is given (Willem Van Cotthem, 2012) on Opuntia ficus-indica as an aloes. In Arabic is called Sabr, Teen Shoky, Teen Barbary, Hendy, Hendia, or Barshomy. It could be used commercially and industrially in treatment of some diseases (eyes, face, bone, prostate, colon, stomach, and intestine) and in cosmetic manufactures. It is a permanent plant grows in arid zones and t...