Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Opinion Volume 4 Issue 12

Crucial Challenge in Pangasius Farming

Susitharan V*, Sathiya Kala A and Babitha Rani AM

ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai, India

*Corresponding Author: Susitharan V, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai, India.

Received: October 03, 2022; Published: November 12, 2022


Pangasius is mostly present in freshwater and also it can live upto 1ppt salinity, in pH>5 and 30°C. It has a streamlined body with silver belly, dark grey coloured back, a pair of barbels and wide mouth. Its rate of growth is high and it can live upto 20 years in the wild. It matures for the first time at 100 to 120 mm in length and 14 to 15 g in weight. After 6 - 8 months it will reach around 800 - 1,100 grams; best for harvesting. It has relatively low cost, good flavour and delicate which improved the consumption across the world.


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Citation: Susitharan V., et al. “Crucial Challenge in Pangasius Farming". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 4.12 (2022): 22-24.


Copyright: © 2022 Susitharan V., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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