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Redclaw Crayfish vs Crawfish—Who wins

Redclaw Crayfish vs Crawfish

Redclaw Crayfish vs. Crawfish North America vs Down Under Battle Royale Following is a table comparing various relevant criteria for redclaw crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus)  vs crawfish (Procambarus clarkii) The comparison illustrates the clear advantages redclaw confers to both existing and future growout farmers.  CRITERIA REDCLAW CRAWFISH Maximum size Up to 600 g Up to 70 …

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Intensive production of redclaw crayfish seedstock

Converging innovative technologies in intensive production of redclaw crayfish seedstock

ACH—Embracing the latest converging technologies in intensive production of redclaw crayfish seedstock The article was published in the Hatchery Feed & Management Vol 8 Issue 2 2020 Freshwater crayfish are in increasing global demand. While global markets are large (US$7.6 billion), demand consistently exceeds supply. This is due to traditional production methods that are labour-intensive, season- …

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Dr Lisa Elliot handles Australia's next seafood boom

Can Redclaw crayfish Drive Australia’s Next Seafood Boom?

Can Redclaw crayfish Drive Australia’s Next Seafood Boom? They grow fast and large, so can crayfish drive Australia’s next seafood boom? Australian Redclaw crayfish (Cherax quadricarinatus) are considered a high-end “white tablecloth” product and global demand for redclaw crayfish — native to northern Australia — is growing at a rapid rate. Now a north Queensland …

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Dr Lisa Elliott presents ACH Top Innovator Award Fish 2.0 November 2019

Top Innovator Award at Fish 2.0 2019

Investors Top Innovator Award at Fish 2.0 2019 Townsville-based Australian Crayfish Hatchery (ACH) Wins Top Innovator Award at Fish 2.0 in Palo Alto, USA, November 2019 PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 7, 2019—Entrepreneurs from all over the world showcase aquaculture, technology and supply chain solutions aimed at solving sustainable seafood challenges. Six companies from four countries …

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Celebrating Xmas 2019 at Australian Crayfish Hatchery

Celebrating Xmas 2019 at ACH

Investors Celebrating Xmas 2019 at ACH Xmas at ACH this year was a feast of culinary exuberance! No less than six different mouthwatering recipes with which to celebrate what we consider to be a very successful year, the limelight of which was without a doubt the Fish 2.0 Top Innovator Award ACH received in early November in …

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What is wrong with current redclaw crayfish stocking practices?

Investors What is wrong with current redclaw crayfish stocking practices? Known Inefficiencies with Current Stocking Practices Stocking numbers are dependent on the numbers of berried females, which makes it nearly impossible to predict stocking numbers. Current stocking practices are not conducive to control of genetics, which leads to inbreeding issues. There’s neither control nor accurate …

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redclaw crayfish hatchlings (craylings) in a palm of a hand

Several ways in which ACH can benefit the Australian economy

Several ways in which ACH can benefit the Australian economy​ The Townsville-based Australian Crayfish Hatchery (ACH) is a small enterprise with big dreams. And while its goals might sound presumptuous to begin with, they aren’t that far from reality. ACH’s main goal is to revolutionise and rationalise the Australian redclaw crayfish industry. And in doing …

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Stage 1 Craylings eggs about to hatch

Redclaw Crayfish Opens in Townsville

Redclaw Crayfish Opens in Townsville CHRISTIE ANDERSON, Townsville Bulletin
January 18, 2017 8:49am A COMMERCIAL redclaw hatchery that could revolutionise the farming of freshwater crayfish has opened in Townsville. The hatchery has been set up in a 553sq m warehouse at Mount St John after its owners searched for months for a suitable location to house …

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Redclaw Crayfish Aquaculture ponds with nets

Redclaw Crayfish Aquaculture Down Under

Investors Redclaw Crayfish Aquaculture Down Under Redclaw crayfish aquaculture in Australia has been recognized as a new and developing animal Industry by the Rural Industries Research and Development Committee (RIRDC) and more than eight years of research has been funded by the organization to assist with industry growth. Redclaw crayfish aquaculture in Australia has been …

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