Catfish Feeding Trial Shows Success for Sorghum


The Sorghum Checkoff and U.S. Grains Council recently supported a feeding trial with catfish in Southeast Asia. The results showed sorghum can be successfully substituted for cassava, a common feed ingredient in aquaculture. The results of the study offer the potential for sorghum use in aquaculture nutrition programs and create a new market opportunity for U.S. producers. Read the U.S. Grain's Council's article here.

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sorghum catfish feeding trial

Photo Credit: U.S. Grains Council

Above is fillet color of catfish fed corn (Co), cassava (DC) and sorghum (SR) based diets.

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Photo Credit: U.S. Grains Council