News – Aquaculture From “Grass Roots” to the World Bank

Not that long ago Aquaculture used to be a bunch of re-purposed 55 gallon drums merged with a creative home grown plumbing project under the benches of a backyard greenhouse. Now even the World bank is getting into the act.

With the world’s population predicted to increase to 9 billion people by 2050 – particularly in areas that have high rates of food insecurity – aquaculture, if responsibly developed and practiced, can make a significant contribution to global food security and economic growth,”

( Árni M. Mathiesen, Assistant Director-General of FAO’s Fisheries and Aquaculture Department )

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