Fish cage cultivation is very important for your aquaculture business. No doubt you can boost your yield and improve your revenue.
But if you believe you just buy several sets and expect to make continuous money for the next 50 years, this is probably not going to happen.
Why? Because like everything else in the world, cage farming involves and changes as well. With aquaculture technology updating, if you fail to catch up with the latest trends, it might make you less competitive in the industry. The sooner you know the cage farming trends, the more business you can get from it.
In this article, we are going to share the top 4 cage farming trends within 5 years. Make sure you shall not fall back!
1. From large to small
In order to promote artificial aquaculture, cage culture was widely used in the pond, River Ditch, and other water regions. In order to adjust, cage size develops gradually from large to small.
2. From fish to multiple species
At present, the cage culture includes not only fishes but also multiple species like crabs, prawn, monopterus albums, puffer, snakehead, and other local species.
3. From raw materials to polyethylene
Cage materials develop from the raw materials to polyethylene. Meshes gradually develop into metal and plastic. Materials for the framework, sink, float, and other accessories develop a lot. They develop from the original bamboo, oil barrel to the steel tube, bubble, and foam
4. From yield to efficiency
The way of farming gradually developed from large to small. The cage is generally not more than 50 meters square. The purpose of aquaculture is no longer high yield, but high efficiency and quality.