Where are the saltwater barramundi fish farms?
Is there a future for marine fish farming in NSW?
- Nonetheless, marine fish farming for commercial market and stock enhancement has potential for significant growth in NSW.
What types of fish are raised on fish farms?
- There are a number of different fish species that are raised on fish farms, the most common fish spices raised are salmon, carp, tilapia, catfish and cod.
What are the benefits of marine fish farming?
- The successful farming of marine fish on a large scale may also serve to reduce the fishing pressure on wild stocks of inshore species currently being over-exploited. There is also increasing interest in enhancement of wild stocks through release of hatchery reared juvenile fish.
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