The article presents the results of scientific research on testing domestic starter feed for larvae of clarid catfish and tilapia when cultured in cages installed in ponds and basins with natural thermal regime in the conditions of the fish farm of “HalykBalyk” LLP (Almaty region). The data of comparative analysis of fish-rearing and biological indicators of fish larvae during the experiment are presented. Feed ratios for starter mixed feeds were determined, which amounted to 0.93 units for clarid catfish and 1.3 units for Nile tilapia.


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