Prof. Daniel Adjei-Boateng


Dept: Fisheries and Watershed Management
Department of Fisheries and Watershed Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

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Breeding, larviculture and larval nutrition of the African bony-tongue Heterotis niloticus Enhancement of tilapia productivity in ponds using solar-b...~more

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    Afram, F., Agbo, N.W., Adjei-Boateng, D., Egna, H. (2021). Effects of Feeding Strategies on Growth Performance and Economic Returns on The Production of Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in Fertilized Ponds. Aquaculture Studies 21(2), 63-73.

    Ofori-Darkwah, P., Adjei-Boateng, D., and Edziyie, R. E. (2020). The status of Macrobrachium fishery and its market in southern Ghana. Journal of Fisheries and Coastal Management 2, 65-74. doi: 10.5455/jfcom.20200228050049.

    Annum, G. Y., Adjei-Boateng, D. and Edziyie, R. E. (2020). The impact of e-learning in the running of laboratory-based programmes in higher educational institution. A case study of the Department of Fisheries and Watershed Management, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana. In Guerra, A., Chen, J., Winther, M., and Kolmos, A. (Eds). Educate for the Future, PBL, Sustainability and Digitalisation 2020. Proceedings of International Research Symposium on PBL, 23-29  

    Duodu, C.P., Adjei-Boateng, D., Amponsah, A.K., Andrews, P., Obirikorang, K.A. (2020). The effect of plant protein-based diets on apparent nutrient digestibility, growth response, egesta quantity, postprandial ammonia excretion rate and serum quality of Nile tilapia. Aquaculture Research 52, 1152-1161

    Obirikorang, P.A., Campion, B.B., Edziyie, R.E., Duodu, C.P. and Adjei-Boateng, D., (2020). Effects of oilseed meals on pellet characteristics, faecal matter production, postprandial ammonia and phosphorus excretion rates in Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. Journal of Applied Animal Research, 48(1),525-533.

     Duodu, C.P., Adjei-Boateng, D. and Edziyie, R.E. (2020). Effect of pond fertilization on productivity of tilapia pond culture in Ghana. Journal of Fisheries and Coastal Management, 2(1), 56-64. DOI: 10.5455/jfcom.2019072

    Obirikorang, K. A., Agbo, N. W., Obirikorang, C., Adjei-Boateng, D., Ahiave, S. E., and Skov, P. V. (2019). Effect of flow rates on growth and welfare of Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) reared in recirculation aquaculture system. Aquaculture Nutrition 27(2), 449-462. DOI:10.1007/s10499-019-00342-0

    Duodu, C. P., Adjei-Boateng, D., Edziyie, R., Agbo, N. W., Owusu-Boateng, G., Larsen, B. K., Skov, V.  P. (2018). Processing techniques of selected oilseed by-products of potential use in animal feed: Effects on proximate nutrient composition, amino acid profile and antinutrients. Animal Nutrition 4, 442-451

    Verner-Jeffrets, D. W., Wallis, T. J., Cano-Cejas, I., Ryder, D., Haydon, D. J. Domazoro, J. F., Dontwi J., Fields, T. R., Adjei-Boateng, D., Wood, G., Bean, T., and Feist, S. W. (2017). Streptococcus agalactiae multilocus sequence type 261 is associated with mortalities in the emerging Ghanaian tilapia industry. Journal of Fish Diseases 41 (1), 175-179. DOI: 10.1111/jfd.12681

    Skov P. V., Duodu, P. C. and Adjei-Boateng, D. (2017). The Influence of ration size on energetics and nitrogen retention in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).   Aquaculture 473, 121-127

    Adjei-Boateng, D., Ofori-Darkwah, P. and Edziyie, R. E. (2017).  Preliminary studies on the hatchability and larval growth of the African river prawn, Macrobrachium vollenhovenii, from the Volta River, Ghana. In Hendry, C. I. (Ed). LARVI’ 17, Fish and Shellfish Larviculture Symposium, September 4 -7, 2017, Gent, Belgium.


    Amanie-Adjei, S. K., Adjei-Boateng, D. and Edziyie, R. E. (2021). The hydro-morphology of the African Bonytongue, Heterotis niloticus. Breeding pond. Oral Presentation at European Aquaculture Society’s Online Conference, 12-15 April, 2021

     Gyamfi, S., Edziyie, R. E., Obirikorang, K. A., Adjei-Boateng, D. and Skov, P. V. (2021). Water quality dynamics in earthen ponds with and without fish. Oral Presentation at European Aquaculture Society’s Online Conference, 12-15 April, 2021.

     Ofori-Darkwah, P., Adjei-Boateng, D., Edziyie, R. E., Agbo, N. W. and Lund, I. (2021). Ontogenic development of African Bonytongue (Heterotis niloticus, Cuvier, 1829) larvae from the yolk sac to complete absorption of the Yolk sac. Oral Presentation at European Aquaculture Society’s Online Conference, 12-15 April, 2021

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