Print ISSN: 2077-5822

Online ISSN: 2618-1479

Keywords : Fish Farming Practice

Knowledge Level of Fish Farmers in Babylon Province About Fish Farming Practices

Al-Qadisiyah Journal For Agriculture Sciences, 2012, Volume 2, Issue 2, Pages 79-86
DOI: 10.33794/qjas.2012.67609

Fish farming is seen as an attractive option for enhancing fish production.
Knowledge of fish farmers about scientific fish farming practices and
management plays a very important role for increasing the yield of fish. The
study is conducted in Babylon province. It has found that majority of the fish
farmers (55.5%) have possessed low to medium level of knowledge regarding
scientific fish farming practices. The highest extent of knowledge is observed in
the field of harvest, marketing .There is a significant correlation between the
knowledge of respondents, and their level of education, experience in fish