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Grouper Farming in the Philippines: How to Grow and Raise Lapu-Lapu

Grouper Farming in the Philippines: How to Grow and Raise Lapu-Lapu

Aquaculture
Grouper farming in the Philippines is a profitable fishery business for many fishermen due to the high price of fish. If you are looking to venture into grouper farming, continue reading. Groupers (Epinephelus spp.), locally known as lapu-lapu or inid, are high-value species with great potential in aquaculture. They are valued for their excellent texture and flavor. The demand for grouper in the local and international markets is fast-growing, particularly in Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, and Singapore. Fry is also potentially available any time of the year since broodstock spawns all year round. Grouper fish farming is an incredibly lucrative business for those who are willing to put in the effort. With the rising demand for grouper and its unique flavor, knowing how to properly ...