Aquaculture

Aquaculture Forums

2001 – 2013

This is a collection of presentations, posters and pictures from Aquaculture Forums held between 2001 and the present.

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20122013

January 25-26, 2013

Holiday Inn, Martinsburg, WV

Aquaculture for Profit session

Aquaculture for Pleasure session


March 3, 2012

Waterfront Place Hotel, Morgantown, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF)

Industry and Research Update

Aquaculture Production System

Production Methods


January 15, 2011

Quality Inn, Lewisburg, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF)


January 16, 2010

Marshall University, Huntington, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF)


January 17, 2009

South Branch Inn, Moorefield, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Conference Posters (PDF Format)


January 19, 2008

Ramada Plaza, South Charleston, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Posters (PDF Format)


January 20, 2007

Jackson Hall, Cedar Lakes Conference Center, Ripley, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Posters (PDF Format)


January 21, 2006

WVU Jackson’s Mill State 4-H & Conference Center, Weston, WV

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Posters (PDF Format)


January 15, 2005

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)


January 17, 2004

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Posters (PDF Format)


January 18, 2003

WVU Jackson’s Mill State 4-H & Conference Center, Weston, WV. Contact: Kenneth Semmens, 1052 Agricultural Sciences Building, Morgantown, WV 304-293-2657

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)

Conference Handouts (PDF Format)

Posters (PDF Format)


January 12, 2002

Days Inn Conference Center, Flatwoods, WV. Contact: Kenneth Semmens, 1052 Agricultural Sciences Building, Morgantown, WV 304-293-2657

Conference Presentations (PDF Format)


January 20, 2001

Days Inn Conference Center, Flatwoods, WV. Contact: Kenneth Semmens, 1052 Agricultural Sciences Building, Morgantown, WV 304-293-2657

Conference Presentations


Other Workshops

Trout Culture Workshop

October 6 – 7, 2008 WVU Aquaculture Facility, Reymann Memorial Farm Wardensville, WV

Presentations (PDF Format)

Marketing – Rodney Kiser Feeds and Feeding – Ken Semmens Flowing Water Systems Design – Ken Semmens Flowing Water Systems Management – Ken Semmons Trout Health – Ken Semmens Aquaponics – Karen Buzby Spawning Rainbow Trout – by Jim Everson – NCCCWA Trout Genetics – Caird Rexroad – NCCCWA
Aquaculture Business Planning – May 21, 2005

Presentations

Costs of Production – Debra Sloan Developing a Focus – Ken Semmens Estimating Production – Ken Semmens Putting It All Together – Tom McConnell


Handouts

A Quick Estimation of Feed and Fingerling Costs to Produce a One-Pound Fish – Ken Semmens Core Financial Concepts: Budgeting Mechanics & Projections – Mike Lehan Customer Oriented Market Research & Emerging Markets: Know Your Customer – Mike Lehan Economic Analysis of Hybrid Bluegill Production in West Virginia – T. Borisova, K. Semmens, G. D’Souza West Virginia Office of Business Registration Applications and Instructions for Business Startup
Magazine Articles
Common Sense Marketing – Leo Ray, from Aquaculture Magazine, 2001 How to Avoid Losing Your Shirt in Aquaculture – Richard Fassler, from Aquaculture Magazine, 1993