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Aquaculture Research Programs

Applied aquaculture research and technology transfer at USDA has improved the international competitiveness and sustainability of U.S. aquaculture and reduced the dependency on imported seafood and threatened ocean fisheries.

Aquaculture Data and Statistics

A variety of data and statistical reports have been published to examines the U.S. aquaculture industry, including production, inventory, sales, prices, inputs, and trade of catfish, trout, tilapia, salmon, mollusks, crawfish, shrimp, ornamental fish and new species.

Market Trends of Aquaculture

USDA provides background, data, and analysis on the domestic aquaculture industry and U.S. trade in aquacultural products.

Aquaculture Monitoring

Aquatic animals are grown in a wide variety of environments using different management and monitoring systems to provide consumers with consistently uniform, safe, and nutritious products.

Aquaculture Resources

These additional aquaculture resources provide information centers where more topics and information related to aquaculture can be found.