Overview of Freshwater Aquaculture of Tilapia in the Philippines

Evaluation Document | 1 July 2004
This case study investigates tilapia markets, prices, marketing channels, access to inputs (fish seed, feed, fertilizers, land, and water), support services, and relevant lessons in freshwater aquaculture Central Luzon.

This case study investigates tilapia markets, prices, marketing channels, access to inputs (fish seed, feed, fertilizers, land, and water), support services, and relevant lessons in freshwater aquaculture Central Luzon.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • History
  • Production and Consumption
  • Prices, Margins, Elasticity, and Farm Incomes
  • Accessing Inputs for Tilapia Farming
  • Accessing Support Services
  • Marketing Tilapia
  • Lessons Learned