Fisheries institute helps young cage fish farmer win award

P M Dinil Prasad, 28, from Kannur, who won the award for his excellent performance in the fisheries sector, has been undertaking cage fish farming under the guidance of the CMFRI.

published on : 29th March 2022

New fish, 'pola vatta' in local parlance, identified from Indian waters

The newly described one is the fifth queenfish from Indian waters. All over the world, three queen fishes were extinct earlier.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Black clams released in Kerala's Vembanad Lake to boost incomes of inland fishermen

Approximately 200 tonnes of baby black clams were released in Keecheri and Chakkathukadu areas of the Vembanad Lake under the technical guidance of CMFRI

published on : 10th December 2021

Lakshadweep to launch large-scale farming of seaweed for pharma, food and nutraceuticals

The administration has started farming species like indigenous red algae, Gracilaria edulis and Acanthophora spicifera in nearly 2500 bamboo rafts involving 10 women's self-help groups

published on : 6th September 2021