ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This research was the Master’s thesis work of Mr. Ram B. Mandal at the Tribhuvan University, Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science (IAAS), Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal. The authors wish to acknowledge the supports of the Nepal Agricultural Research and Development Fund (NARDF) and AquaFish CRSP for funding the research. Special thanks are extended to the participating farmers of the Kathar VDC, Chitwan, Nepal for their assistance and providing ponds for this experiment.
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Table 1. Individual and combined performance of Nile tilapia, African catfish and carps in different treatments during the 150-day culture period. Mean values with different superscript letters in the same row were significantly different (P<0.05).