Growth rates and food conversion in young plaice (Pleuronectes platessa L.) fed on artificial and natural diets

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  • Howell B
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An attempt was made to study the effect of diet on growth rates in fish. Results suggest that fish on diets of natural foods grow much more rapidly than fish receiving a diet of artificial foods. Studies such as this one have broad implications for the commercial fishing industry. © 1972.

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  • R. G. Kirk

  • B. R. Howell

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