Nutritional Value of the Nile Crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) Meal for Aquaculture Feeds in South Africa

  title={Nutritional Value of the Nile Crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) Meal for Aquaculture Feeds in South Africa},
  author={Luthada-Raswiswi Rw and Mukaratirwa S and O. G.},
  journal={Journal of},
The Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) aquaculture industry, primarily for the production of skins, is amongst the largest aquaculture industry in sub-Saharan Africa and produces a range of meat waste products. The aim of this study was to evaluate the nutritional value of raw and cooked meal derived from different parts of Crocodylus niloticus carcasses as a potential source of protein in animal feed production, especially fish. Proximate composition of major nutrients such as moisture… Expand
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