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Freshwater prawn growers gather for 10th Annual Meeting in Tunica, MS

by Anne-Lauren Fratesi

TUNICA, MS – The 10th Annual Meeting of the US Freshwater Prawn Growers Association (USFPGA) was held here recently at the beautiful Gold Strike Casino Resort.

Momentum clearly continues to build for the domestic freshwater prawn industry.

The success of the USFPGA’s efforts last year in achieving the “Best Choice” designation by Seafood Watch clearly set the tone of the meeting. The meeting was filled with enthusiasm as producers, academic researchers, and extension agents shared new information and current prawn producers offered their on-farm experiences.


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