Managing Pathogen Exposure

  title={Managing Pathogen Exposure},
  author={Gary A. Wedemeyer},
As discussed in previous chapters, maintaining a fish—pathogen-environment relationship that is favorable to the fish is critical to the continuing success of any hatchery, fish farm, or aquaculture facility. The most important method of achieving the required favorable relationship is to manage the interactions of fish with biological, chemical, and physical conditions in the rearing environment so as to minimize the effects of stress on resistance to infectious and noninfectious diseases. In… CONTINUE READING