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April 10, 2016


Sinaloa—Cold Weather Delays Stocking, Sonora Forecast


In Sinaloa, cold temperatures in March 2016 delayed the stocking of some shrimp farms.  Sergio Escutia Zúñiga, President of the Sinaloa Aquaculture Association, said that to date, only about 40% of the farms have been stocked.  In Sonora, shrimp farmers expect to harvest 64,000 metric tons in 2016.


Source: (an online, subscription-based, fisheries news service).  Editor and Publisher, John Sackton (phone 1-781-861-1441, email  Farmed Shrimp Seeding Begins Late in Mexico, 64,000 Tons Projected in Sonora.  April 8, 2016. 

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