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CTSA-funded Sea Cucumber Technology Transferred Across Pacific Islands

Jun 25, 2015

“To support livelihoods of communities and assist in the replenishment of sea cucumber stocks in the region, the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), with funding assistance from the Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR)/ DFAT Australia, has conducted two workshops on sea cucumber (sandfish) breeding and live microalgae culture techniques. The participants were fisheries officers and people working in the private sector in Pacific Island countries that have a sea cucumber restocking and farming programme.”

Click here for full article featured in SPC Fisheries Newsletter #146 - January–April 2014