Cultivate plankton production


Cultivate phytoplankton and microalgae. Cultivate live prey such as rotifers or Artemia with advanced techniques.

Alternative labels

grow plankton
produce plankton
growing plankton
plankton production cultivating
producing plankton
cultivating plankton production

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Cultivate plankton production is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Aquaculture rearing technician: Aquaculture rearing technicians operate in aquatic organisms’ production. They are specialists in the rearing, weaning and production of juveniles.
Aquaculture hatchery worker: Aquaculture hatchery workers are active in the production of aquatic organisms in land-based hatchery processes. They assist in the process of raising organisms throughout the early stages of their life cycle and the release of organisms when necessary.
Aquaculture hatchery technician: Aquaculture hatchery technicians operate and control all aspects of the hatchery production processes, from broodstock management to pregrowing juveniles.

Optional skill

Cultivate plankton production is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Cultivate plankton production – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022