USSEC Holds Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Philippines

By - Monday, May 2, 2016

USSEC – SEA held its Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Manila on March 16.

The conference was organized by USSEC Technical Consultant, Aquaculture – Philippines Levy Manalac and USSEC Feedmill and Nutrition Consultant Mark Newman. Mr. Newman discussed what is new in fish and shrimp nutrition and how to utilize U.S. Soy products to reduce the amount of fishmeal and fish oil in aquaculture feeds. USSEC Technical Consultant, Animal Utilization – Philippines Basilisa Reas talked about the amino acid and energy in soybean meal used in poultry and livestock as a model for aquaculture nutrition. Katherine Bentoy, Alltech Technical Sales-Aquaculture, presented her experience with low and zero fish meal diets in the Japanese Marine Aquaculture Industry.

The workshop was attended by 29 participants from different aquaculture feedmills, a feed additive supplier, feedmill machineries, and an aqua feed formulation software in Philippines.

USSEC Feedmill and Nutrition Consultant Mark Newman discusses “What is New in Fish Nutrition” during the USSEC Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Manila, Philippines

USSEC Feedmill and Nutrition Consultant Mark Newman discusses “What is New in Fish Nutrition” during the USSEC Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Manila, Philippines

(L-R) Levy Manalac, USSEC Technical Manager Aquaculture - Philippines; Katherine Bentoy, Alltech Technical Sales-Aquaculture; Mayette Ramos, Insta-Pro SEA Manager; USSEC Technical Manager for Animal Nutrition - Philippines Basilisa Reas; and Mr. Newman

(L-R) Levy Manalac, USSEC Technical Manager Aquaculture – Philippines; Katherine Bentoy, Alltech Technical Sales-Aquaculture; Mayette Ramos, Insta-Pro SEA Manager; USSEC Technical Manager for Animal Nutrition – Philippines Basilisa Reas; and Mr. Newman

Mr. Newman presents “The Utilization of Soy Products to Reduce the Amount of Fish Meal and Fish Oil in Aquaculture Feeds” during the USSEC Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria,  Manila, Philippines

Mr. Newman presents “The Utilization of Soy Products to Reduce the Amount of Fish Meal and Fish Oil in Aquaculture Feeds” during the USSEC Aquaculture Feed Nutrition Workshop in Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Manila, Philippines