Fish Feeding & Nutrition

Customized Study Design

Our highly skilled team of nutrition researchers have extensive experience in study design. Trials can be tailored to client-specific needs and meet requirements of regulatory authorities. Our existing infrastructure can accommodate cold and warm water marine and freshwater species including salmonids, shrimp, tilapia and zebrafish to name a few.

In Vivo Research and Services

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT) expanded their research facilities in Canada in 2015, to accommodate additional capacity for in vivo research and contract services.

Services Offered

  • Shadow pricing for novel feed ingredients
  • Growth and digestibility studies
  • Fish meal and fish oil replacement trials
  • Diet and novel feed ingredient evaluation
  • Feed formulation
  • Mathematical modelling
  • Nutrigenomics
  • Pellet quality assessment
  • Training



In vivo studies can be carried out to recognized standards of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) as needed for client-specific applications.