Reed Mariculture’s inland aquaculture RAS farm produces microalgae and zooplankton for healthy, high-quality and economical production at your fish, bivalve & shrimp hatcheries.
In contrast to traditional practice, we produce only whole-cell, whole food microalgae feeds and enrichment products from marine algae using proprietary processes. Maximum rotifer nutrition is achieved from intact whole microalgae cells which provide maximum nourishment to your fish.
Instant Algae® products are used in hatcheries in 90 countries around the world for fish, shrimp, and shellfish larviculture, as well as public aquariums and hobbyist reef tanks.
MARINE MICROALGAE BLENDED CONCENTRATES FOR AQUACULTURE
- Phototrophically grown
- Whole-cell algae (non-viable but intact)
- Full nutritional value with no need to hydrate
- Biosecure, pathogen-free and clean
- Easy to use
- Always available
- The algae you want for hatchery success!
Reed Mariculture produces an assortment of whole-cell, whole food microalgae blends for specific aquaculture applications.
Explore these products below...
|Type||Cell size in microns||Typical cell count||Live Algae Equivalent||Dry weight||Shelf life|
|Shellfish Diet 1800®||Blend of 5 mostly small microalgae||5-16||2 billion/ml||1800 Liters of Isochrysis @2.3 million cells per ml||8%||12-14 weeks refrigerated|
|LPB™ Shellfish Diet||Blend of 4 larger microalgae||5-16||1 billion/ml||3300 Liters of Isochrysis @2.3 million cells per ml||15%||2 years frozen
10 days refrigerated
|Rotifer Diet™||Blend of Nanno and Tet||1-12||55 billion/ml||3600 liters @ 15 million cells/ml||18%||2 years frozen
10 days refrigerated
SHELLFISH DIET 1800®
A unique mix of five marine microalgae - Isochrysis, Pavlova, Tetraselmis, Thalassiosira weissflogii and Thalassiosira pseudonana species that have demonstrated success with a wide variety of marine and freshwater shellfish, including: oysters, clams, mussels, scallops, and crustaceans.
LPB SHELLFISH DIET®
For Larvae, Post-larvae and Broodstock Bivalves and Larval Shrimp, LPB is a frozen, whole-cell concentrate of Tetraselmis sp., Thalassiosira weissflogii, Thalassiosira pseudonana, and Schizochytrium