Aquaculture

A fisherman

A fisherman

The popularity of aquaculture is growing rapidly around the world. It is in fact one of the fastest growing sectors of agriculture around the world today. You’d be surprised to know how popular fish is as a source of protein around the world. People rely on fish heavily, in many countries, a large amount of seafood is produced and consumed each year from aquaculture fish farms. The industry is becoming so profitable, that this sector is expected to increase even faster this year.
Many of the countries of the world rely on fish as their major food, and for the first time in history, global fish production exceeded the amount of beef produced in the world. Back in 2011, and by 2012, the amount of fish produced from fish farms exceeded beef production by three million tons. Continue reading