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August 31, 2013


The Fifteenth Ecuadorian Aquaculture and AquaExpo Conference


At the Fifteenth Ecuadorian Aquaculture and AquaExpo Conference, scheduled for Guayaquil, Ecuador, on October 18-23, 2013, Dr. Donald Lightner, the famed shrimp pathologist from the University of Arizona  (USA), will provide an update on early mortality syndrome (EMS).  Dr. Claude Boyd, a water quality expert from Auburn University (USA), will discuss management protocols for reducing the incidence of EMS/AHPNS, based on information collected in Vietnam through a project funded by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.  Dr. Craig Browdy, senior manager of global aquaculture research at Novus International (USA), a supplier of animal health and nutrition products, will speak on how to control bacterial infections.  And Marcos Moya, production manager of a 1,600-acre shrimp farm Sonora, Mexico, will discuss measures to combat EMS.


For a PDF of the Full, Four-Day Program, Contact: Laurence Massaut, Ph.D., Asesora Técnica, Cámara Nacional de Acuacultura, Centro Empresarial Las Cámaras, Torre B, 3er piso, Of. 301, Av. Francisco de Orellana y Miguel H. Alcívar, Cdla. Kennedy Norte, Guayaquil - Ecuador (phone +593- 4-2683017, email, webpage


Sources: 1. Email to Shrimp News International from Laurence Massaut (above).  Subject: the Fifteenth Ecuadorian Aquaculture and AquaExpo Conference [Google Translate].  August 30, 2013. 2. Bob Rosenberry, Shrimp News International, August 30, 2013.


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