International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies
2019, Vol. 6 Issue 3, Part A
Doubling fish farmer income through blue revolution
PV Patel, AM Polara, VH Kachhadia, Dhyey D Mavani and AA Vyas
Aquaculture sector provides Food, Employment and Prosperity to the people. The vast area of water resources available in the country provides huge scope for expansion of aquaculture for the production of finfish and shellfish. In order to enhance farmersâ€™ income, there is a need to increase farm productivity through technological interventions, improve market access, and also to develop the industrial and service sectors to support various farmer activities in terms of marketing and processing of their produce and other requirements in terms of self-employment/employment in farming sector. The farmers can realize the doubling of their income within a contemplated period of five years by implementing recommended technologies in the farming system and reap the consequent social and ecological benefits.
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PV Patel, AM Polara, VH Kachhadia, Dhyey D Mavani and AA Vyas. Doubling fish farmer income through blue revolution. Int. J. Fauna Biol. Stud. 2019;6(3):14-19.