Feed broodstock

Description

Feed broodstock according to nutritional needs. This will initially include live prey such as rotifers and artemia.

Alternative labels

provide nutrition to broodstock
broodstock feeding
providing nutrition to broodstock
nutrition providing to broodstock
feeding broodstock

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Feed broodstock 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.

Optional skill

Feed broodstock 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.

Aquaculture hatchery manager: Aquaculture hatchery managers plan, direct, and coordinate the production in large-scale aquaculture operations to breed fish and shellfish, developing aquaculture breeding strategies using various types of spawning techniques. They control the reproduction and the early life cycle stages of cultured species. They supervise incubation, early feeding and rearing techniques of the cultured species.
Aquaculture hatchery technician: Aquaculture hatchery technicians operate and control all aspects of the hatchery production processes, from broodstock management to pregrowing juveniles.

 


 

References

  1. Feed broodstock – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022