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Ninh Thuan: sea grapes farming produces high profit

A sea grape farming model in Dam Nai lagoon, Ninh Hai district in the south central province of Ninh Thuan has produced high profits. With low initial investment, easy’s cultivation and maintenance on otherwise abandoned shrimp ponds, and high economic value, sea grapes have helped households in Khanh Hai town of Ninh Hai district prosper.Six […]

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Seaweed harvesting on central island

A group of seaweed harvesters at work on Nhơn Châu island commune in the central province of Bình Định. — Photo tienphong.vn   Nhơn Châu island commune in the central province of Bình Định is blessed with plenty of sea products, including seaweed. Porphyra, a cold-water seaweed found growing abundantly around rock pools here, has created […]

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Feeding Fishmeal to Poultry

Fishmeal is made from fish that are ground, cooked, and processed. There are two basic categories of fishmeal: fishmeal produced from fish caught for human consumption, such as salmon and tuna, and fishmeal produced from fish caught specifically for meal, such as herring, menhaden, and pollack. In the United States, menhaden is the fish most commonly used […]

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Sea worms and jellyfish treat cancer and kill insects

Scientists of the Pacific Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry (PIBOC) of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FEB RAS) and the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) found out marine invertebrates living in Troitsa Bay, the Sea of Japan, contain biologically active compounds with strong antitumor and antimicrobial properties, and also capable of […]

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How Collagen Can Boost Your Body’s Skin, Muscle, and Gut

Collagen is essential to your health You’ve heard it said by health experts, beauty gurus, and possibly even your best friend. Collagen is the new buzzword on everyone’s lips, and it can now be found in just about everything — from creams and cosmetics, to powders and pills. And the truth is, this may be […]

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Fish sauce: much more than just a condiment

Just like rice, fish sauce is a staple of almost every dish in Việt Nam. “For Vietnamese people, a meal without fish sauce is considered incomplete,” culture expert Trần Ngọc Thêm once wrote in his book Việt Nam Culture Foundation. A bowl of fish sauce, nước mắm, is placed at the centre of the table so every one […]

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Fried rice with pounded dried shrimp recipe

  MAIN INGREDIENTS 6 cups cooked rice 4 tablespoons canola oil 50 g dried shrimp 1 handful dried chili 6 cloves garlic 10 g chopped spring onion 1/2 tablespoon soya sauce 1 teaspoon white pepper powder METHOD Step 1 In a mortar and pestle, add the dried shrimp and chili before pounding and grinding until […]

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Seafood exports likely to rake in $9b this year

Việt Nam expects to earn a total of US$9 billion from seafood exports this year, a year-on-year increase of 7 per cent, after achieving good results in the first nine months. — Photo cafef.vn HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam expects to earn a total of US$9 billion from seafood exports this year, a year-on-year increase of […]

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Sea Grape Salad – Fijian Nama Salad Recipe

There is nothing like escaping to the Fiji Islands in the middle of a New Zealand winter when it is wet and muddy and the dampness gets to your bones. When escaping to the Islands during winter, not only will one find sunshine and friendly faces but also a pace of life that is conducive to […]

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Sea Grapes, why are they called Green Caviar ?

Sea Grapes, scientifically called Caulerpa, are a genus of seaweeds in the green algae group. Their name no doubt comes from their physical resemblence to beautiful bunches of little grapes.  There are many varieties but two are popular as food. Their colours range from bright green to bluish and olive green. Sea grapes grow in the […]

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