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POLYCULTURE OF MARINE SHRIMP AND OYSTERS IN PONDS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Commerce
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
7612
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
7612
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Ocean Ventures Inc
Rt 3 Box 80d Port Lavaca, TX 77979
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: POLYCULTURE OF MARINE SHRIMP AND OYSTERS IN PONDS
Agency: DOC
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $167,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE PROPOSAL IS TO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON POLYCULTURE OF OY- STERS IN PONDS WITH MARINE SHRIMPL SURVIVAL OF OYSTERS IN STATIC WATER PONDS IS LOW, BUT IT IS ANTICIPATED THE SURVI- VAL AND GROWTH WILL BE GOOD IN PONDS WHERE AERATION DEVICES CAUSE WATER TO CIRCULATE WITHIN THE POND. BESIDES THE OB- VIOUS ECONOMIC BENEFIT TO BE DERIVED FROM THE SALE OF OY- STERS, BENEFITS TO GENERAL POND PRODUCTIVITY ARE ANTICIPATEDCONVERSION OF PHYTOPLANKTON TO FECES AND PSEUDOFECES SHOULD HAVE A SPARING EFFECT ON SHRIMP FEED REQUIREMENTS. ALSO THEOYSTERS AND THEIR CULTURE SUPPORTS EILL PROVIDE GROWTH SITESFOR MANY ORGANISMS CONSUMED BY SHRIMP.

Principal Investigator:

Harry L Cook
President & Farm Manager
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Ocean Ventures Inc.
Rte 3 Box 80d Port Lavaca, TX 77979

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No