research product . 2019

Response to Humic Acid Addition Into Feeds with Heavy Metal Content Made of Green Mussels on Growth of Asian Seabass

Rasidi Rasidi; Dedi Jusadi; Mia Setiawati; Munti Yuhana; Muhammad Zairin Jr; Ketut Sugama;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2019
  • Publisher: Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Tropical Biology
  • Country: Indonesia
High in nutrients, green mussel Perna viridis can be used for fish meal replacement in fish diet, yet they contain heavy metals. The addition of Humic Acid (HA) in animals feed brings many advantages, one of which it can chelate heavy metals. HA addition in feed formulation is needed to prevent the accumulation of heavy metals in fish body. An experiment was designed to evaluate the response of HA addition in the diets made of green mussels which contains heavy metals on the growth performance and feed efficiency of Asian seabass, Lates calcarifer juveniles. The experiment was designed by Completely Random Design (CRD) with 5 treatments and 3 replications. A tot...
free text keywords: Indonesia, Humic Acid (HA), green mussel Perna viridis, feed, Asian seabass Lates calcarifer, Agriculture
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