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VERTICAL MUD CRAB FARMING COURSE

WHY SHOULD YOU BE HERE?

1

Visit a fully operational farm, understand the day-day operations

2

Understand the Equipment Needed to set up a Crab Farm

3

Learn about the economics of mud crab aquaculture

4

Gain Insights about the current mud crab industry

5

Eliminate risk by avoiding costly mistakes

The adoption of the recirculating aquaculture systems has improved the productivity and yield of the mud crab industry. Adoption of vertical farming technology has boosted the production capabilities of small and medium stakeholders in soft shell crab production, crab fattening, and temporary holding systems. In this course, we will be revealing the techniques and profitability of the industry. Technical aspects of box selection, filtration systems, and operating procedures will be discussed in detail to ensure that investors are competent in designing and running their farms. We also aim to impart a good understanding of the biological requirements of the mud crabs. Most important, we will help you decide on the optimal business model catering to different risk profiles

  • Learn the basics of setting up a farm for sizing your mechanical filters, biofiltration and box design

  • Evaluate the profitability, risk and supply chain of the trade

  • Understand how RAS is a viable technology for the future

  • Understand the capital investment and operating cost 

  • Understand the competitors and global macro-economic forces with regards to the mud crab trade