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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

6

Interact with like minded entrepreneurs in building a more sustainable future

4

Booking Details

Testimonials

A combination of theoretical knowledge, practical skills, and most importantly experience from an operator and owner who is highly knowledgeable with the subject matter and the whole Industry. - Adam, Indonesia

It gave the realization that the system requires a lot more thorough understanding of the market in Brunei and some groundwork required by relevant authorities, important players or stakeholders in the industry and more importantly consumers to help organize and create a more conducive market to allow the industry to grow and be competitive.- Tan, Singapore

I'm more confident in starting a vertical crab farm, but I still need to consider a bit more before committing to a decision. I realized a lot can go wrong and there are also a few other key players involved in building a long term sustainable crab business.- Khairul, Brunei

Course Details

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. 

Day 01

0845

Registration

0900

Introduction to RAS system, unit operations, design considerations, sizing, water quality

1200

Tour of the RAS used for mud crab aquaculture