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Veterinary aspects of salmonid fish farming: husbandry diseases
  1. CJ Shepherd and
  2. CW Poupard


Most disease problems affecting farmed salmonid fish are either caused or exacerbated by bad husbandry and poor environmental conditions. The aspects of water quality and nutrition which are significant in causing husbandry problems are considered. The clinical aspects of these diseases are decribed in terms of the life cycle of salmonids, and methods of prevention are discussed.

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