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Great setup!
Are they Cherax or Procambarus species?
How different to Macrobrachium farming?

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They are just red claw crayfish, and we have found them very easy, like I said we have been to some seminar with the kings project,

We have only had one large one die and it died when it was moulting, soft body,

We do feed crayfish feed but they also get a bit of rice, boiled veg, and some leaves my wife collects, boils and gives to them the kings project said it was natural medicine

It's just so much easier then the pigs

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Looks good jake, i would only be scared for leakages.

 

Maybe you can also sell them straight to a hiso restaurant in BKK.

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What  price a kilo is the Kings project offering to buy back at?

Your doing very well there,keep it up.

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Looks good Jake I wouldn't mind a dabble at those myself.


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Not that I have any doubt about your story, I just searched a bit about crayfish farming.

Found a FAO paper that states there exists no confirmed or documented case of commercial success raising crayfish in a tank system. The paper is from 2012.

How is your opinion about this?

 

Here is the link to the paper:

http://www.thefishsite.com/articles/1468/cultured-aquatic-species-red-claw-crayfish/

 

 

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Hi Jake,

Good to see you are still around and always trying something different....You seem to be on a winner here with the Crays, keep going.

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2 hours ago, CLW said:

Not that I have any doubt about your story, I just searched a bit about crayfish farming.

Found a FAO paper that states there exists no confirmed or documented case of commercial success raising crayfish in a tank system. The paper is from 2012.

How is your opinion about this?

 

Here is the link to the paper:

http://www.thefishsite.com/articles/1468/cultured-aquatic-species-red-claw-crayfish/

 

 

Been done in Australia for years and years....also prawns (shrimp). A very successful business if you are willing to put the time into it....

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@Jake How do you find out when and where the seminars are?

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