FAO Fisheries Department

Small-scale rainbow trout farming



Trout farming is an ideal option for the sustainable use of water resources in mountainous regions, it can help to ensure employment and steady incomes and generate benefits from other associated activities. A new FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper, Small-scale rainbow trout farming, provides a basic guide to starting and successfully practicing small-scale rainbow trout farming. The paper summarizes all essential technical information and includes a glossary and illustrations.