Net fishing, tug-of-war in paddy fields, lotus root digging in lotus ponds... Chinese Farmers Harvest Festival

Sat, 09/24/2022 - 16:42
catching fish
catching fish
"Come on! One Two Three" With the loud chant, the villagers of the reservoir village struggled to pull the good fishing nets out of the water. Large and small, lively fish rolled and cheered in the nets,

Bionic robotic fish that can hover

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 11:36
robotic fish
robotic fish
In layman's terms, a RobDact that can hover at a fixed point is like a camera with an anti-shake function added! RobDact relies on the up and down, left and right swing of the fins on both sides to adjust the position. It can set the target to be observed in the field of view, and can hover at a fixed point.

Extinction of Chinese paddlefish and wild Yangtze sturgeon announced by IUCN

Fri, 07/22/2022 - 11:43

Visitors observe a specimen of a Chinese paddlefish at the Beijing Museum of Natural History on June 18, 2022. Photo: IC.

The International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) announced the extinction of the Chinese paddlefish and the wild Yangtze sturgeon on Thursday in its updated Red List of threatened species.

Golden Loach Enters Chengdu Supermarket, Nearly 80 Yuan per Catty

Thu, 06/23/2022 - 13:43
golden loach
golden loach

Long beard, golden body, pink pelvic fins, streamlined body... This is not a goldfish, but a loach. Recently, some Chengdu citizens discovered this "unusual" loach while visiting a fresh food supermarket. On June 21, the reporter came to a fresh food supermarket in Chengdu and saw that there were golden loach for sale in the aquatic area, and the price was 79.9 yuan per catty. Around the water tank, there were many people watching, but not many people bought it.

Vietnam looks to fill gap in global white meat fish market

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 16:22
Thanks to the recovery of the global pangasius consumption market, in the first quarter of this year, Vietnam’s pangasius export value increased by nearly 90%, of which exports to China and the United States, the world’s main consumer markets for pangasius, reached US$183.4 million and US$160 million, respectively, year-on-year.

Cengong, Guizhou: symbiosis of ecological planting and breeding rice and fish

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 20:29
rich + fish farming
rich + fish farming

In order to further promote the development of high-quality rice industry and improve the comprehensive production capacity of grain, in recent years, Cengong County, Guizhou has vigorously implemented the development project of high-quality characteristic grain industry and adopted the green ecological "rice + fish" planting and breeding mode, which has not only changed the traditional agricultural production mode, but also increased the yield and value of farmland, and increased the income of farmers.