"RAS has very high capital and operating costs," he points out.
earthen ponds provide the most economically viable option,
he quality of fish from his RAS systems is better and the cost per shrimp is lower than in traditional ponds.
by using solar panels for electricity, he says the new facilities should have a low carbon footprint.
Shrimp farming is a high-risk and high-reward sector. Technology solutions in the sector have to be precise or else they will result in heavy losses. This could be the reason why farmers are sceptical about technology.
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