Purchasing Channel Catfish Fingerlings

Charles Lutz  |  10/4/2004 4:29:11 AM

It is important to purchase the best available catfish fingerlings when stocking commercial production ponds. Poor quality can result in delayed harvesting, underestimated stocking weights and disease transmission to fish already present in the pond. Fingerling quality is judged on grading, strain, health, and the supplier's reliability.
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