Describes USDA programs and publications on aquaculture research, available data and statistics, market trends and environmental management and monitoring systems. Links to aquaculture information contacts.
Data and Statistics
Data collected by United States government and international organizations covering the production, marketing activities and outlook of aquaculture. Software for the management of aquacultural operations is also included.
United States Department of Agriculture.
USDA. Economics, Statistics and Market Information System. Cornell University. Albert R. Mann Library.
Examines the U.S. aquaculture industry including production, inventory, sales, prices, inputs, and trade of catfish, trout, tilapia, salmon, mollusks, crawfish, shrimp, ornamental fish, and new species. Detailed statistics for catfish and trout production are also available.
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Provides background, data, and analysis on the domestic aquaculture industry and U.S. trade in aquacultural products.
National Agricultural Statistics Service.
Provides data and statistics on the aquaculture industry related to production, farming methods, markets and marketing, sales, farm labor and more.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Reports on global aquaculture trends and data for most countries with a significant aquaculture sector and production. Previous editions and languages are also available from the FAO Publications Catalog.
Government of Canada.