The Specific Pathogen Free post larvae has changed the local shrimp aquaculture towards most sustainable as well as export oriented business.
The maintenance of SPF condition is next challenge to the authorities as well as to the shrimp breeders.
The Polychaete worms are one of the essential food item in brood stock for the healthy nauplii production.
Local shrimp breeders mainly depends on wild Polycheate and a little on imported Polycheate.
Importing SPF brood stock having no value until use wild Polycheate.
The KMN make the initiative with making steps to make local first Polycheate farm.
The whole objective of this project to train locals for Polycheate rearing.
KMN plans tie up with higher education center to use KMN Polycheate farm as a Polycheate training center.