BSFF Shrimp Pilot Project

BSFF integrated shrimp pilot project in Dumuria, Khulna

Bangladesh Shrimp and Fish Foundation (BSFF) has been taken an initiative to introduce cluster base pilot project of black tiger shrimp farming at Rodughara (Bil Khoksia) union, Dumuria, Khulna. The pilot project jointly implemented by Fishery Products Business Promotion Council (FPBPC)of Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh, Department of Fisheries (DoF) and Bangladesh Shrimp and Fish Foundation (BSFF). For the technical support Fishtech Ltd is currently working as technical assistant.

Earlier this year, the cluster base pilot project is already comprised with 34 ponds of 39-acre area of land including 9 cluster members. Primarily broods are collected from specialized SPF hatcheries. First harvest is ready to collect from the pilot project despite many other challenges faced.