Articles By John Paul

Shrimp Probiotics and Shrimp Disease Control

Published: Thursday 12th of September / Category: Agriculture

Shrimp Probiotic bacterial cultures added to shrimp ponds typically are composed primarily of heterotrophic bacteria or a mixture of heterotrophic bacteria and autotrophic nitrifiers. Heterotrophic bacteria are those bacteria that primarily obtain their nutrition from organic sources. The primary source of carbon for these bacteria is carbohydrates.