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Current aquaculture news and information:

AUGUST CATFISH PROCESSING AND PRICES
According to an article in the October Catfish Journal both processing and prices were down from a year ago. Processing for August of 2007 fell 18% from August of 2006. This was the lowest reported August round weight processed since August of 1996. The average price paid to producers was 73.1 cents per pound, down 8 cents from August of last year. Imports were up 9% for the month of July.

Contact Information:

Paul Chamblee   601 573-8471
 

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