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cage culture
Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
Definition
The production method for raising aquatic species using enclosures made of wire or netting around rigid frames which are placed in water.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68657
Used For
cage aquaculture
Broader Term
aquaculture systems
Related Term
aquacultural and fisheries equipment
fish cages
polyculture (aquaculture)
Spanish
cultivo en jaulas
Term Number
68657