Reducing overfishing by improving the fish itself | Kasper Janssen | TEDxBreda 2016

By Dana Leahu
on 6 December 2016 at 6:53

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How can selective breeding contribute to more sustainble fish production?

Kasper Janssen has always been passionate about aquatic life. In his work he aims to make aquaculture a better alternative to fisheries. His current PhD research at Wageningen University is part of a large project to advance breeding programs in European aquaculture to the next level. His focus is on balancing selection for different traits and economic optimization of breeding programs.

 

Dana Leahu

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