ICAR-CIBA conducted Aquaculture Health Camp at Chinnathumbur village in Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu

ICAR-CIBA organised a first of its kind “On farm Aquaculture Health Camp” at Chinnathumbur village in Nagapattinam district, Tamilnadu on 19th August, 2016 under the aegis of “National Surveillance Programme for Aquatic Animal Diseases (NSPAAD)”. In the interest of shrimp farmers of the region, ..

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National Workshop on Antibiotic Residue Issue in Shrimp Aquaculture

While the current Indian shrimp aquaculture sector has achieved spectacular growth in the recent years, since the introduction of the Pacific white shrimp Penaeus vannamei, the issue of antibiotic residue and related rejection of export consignments, ICAR-CIBA along with its network partners ...

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Independence Day 2016 Celebrations at ICAR-CIBA

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Conference and Farmers interaction meet on ‘Inland saline Aquaculture’ at Saharwa, Hisar , 23rd July 2016

A conference and farmers interaction meet on on “Haryana Towards Blue Revolution" has been organized by DN farms, on 23rd, July 2016 at Saharwa, Haryana. Mr. Sandeep Sigh, Director DN farms welcomd the gathering and gave an overview about the conference..

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ICAR- Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) celebrates ICAR foundation day on 16th July 2016

A program was organized to celebrate 88th Foundation of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) on 16th July 2016 at Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA). Prof..P.G.Chengappa,ICAR National Professor Institute for Social and Economic Change and ...

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National Fish Farmers Day Celebrated on 10th July, 2016 by CIBA.

ICAR-CIBA celebrated the “National Fish Farmers Day” on 10th July, 2016 at Vennangupattu, a coastal village in Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu in the presence of around 100 fish farmers and fisher youths to commemorate the breakthrough in Induced Fish Breeding achieved by ...

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International Yoga Day celebrations at Central institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai, 21-06-2016.

The second international day of Yoga was celebrated on 21st June 2016 at Central institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture Chennai. Dr, K, Ambasankar, Principal scientist and Nodal officer for this yoga day welcomed the gathering and gave a brief about the program. Dr. K.K. Vijayan...

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National Consultation on Early Mortality Syndrome (EMS) or Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND) of Cultured Shrimps

A National consultation on Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND) also called as Early Mortality Syndrome (EMS) was held on 16th June 2016 in Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai.

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National level stakeholder consultation meeting “Development of sustainable brackishwater aquaculture in an economically viable, environment friendly and socially acceptable mode’’ held at the Conference Hall of CIBA, Chennai on 26th April 2016.

The Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) conducted a national level stakeholder consultation meeting to ascertain the field level issues in different brackishwater aquaculture systems being practised across the coastal states so that relevant issues could be addressed through the research programmes of the Institute.

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ICAR-CIBA Opened up its Research Facility to School children on its Foundation day

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture celebrated its 29th foundation day on April 22, 2016 at the Muttukadu experimental station. Since its foundation in the year 1987, CIBA continues to play a crucial role in brackishwater aquaculture research and development.

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“ICAR-IARI Innovative Farmers Award 2016” received by Irular Tribal Woman trained by ICAR-CIBA, Chennai on alternate livelihood in Brackishwater Aquaculture

An Irular Tribal Woman brackishwater aquafarmer Smt. M. Usha, nominated by ICAR- CIBA, Chennai received the award “IARI Innovative Farmers Award- 2016. Shri. Radha Mohan Singh, Hon’ble Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare presented the award ...

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‘Start-up India’ in Aquaculture: Brackishwater Start up Initiative and Launching of Agricultural Business Incubator, 17th March 2016, at CIBA-Chennai

“Brackishwater start-up initiative’’ under Start up India campaign of Government of India was organised at ICAR-CIBA, Chennai on 17th March 2016, along with a one-day workshop familiarizing the start-up entrepreneurs on the initiatives taken up by...

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NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON “MARKETING STATEGIES FOR NEWLY CULTURED FISHES IN INDIA”, 16-03-2016

The aquaculture in India at the moment is witnessing increased interest in the farming of consumer-oriented indigenous finfishes such as Sea Bass, Cobia, Milk fish & Grey Mullet and exotic Nile Tilapia & Catfish (Pangasiussp), resulting in the overall production in the country.

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Deputy Director General (Fisheries) Visit CIBA- 27th February 2016

Dr. J.K. Jena, DDG (Fy), ICAR, made his maiden visit to CIBA headquarters and research facilities at Muttukadu Experimental Station (MES) on February 27, 2016. DDG Fy addressed staff and scientist at CIBA HQ and also visited laboratories

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CIBA’s Annual day cum family get together celebrations

ICAR-CIBA celebrated its annual day and family get-together on the Saturday evening, 13th February 2015, at Muttukadu experimental Station. The event was organized by the recreational club of the Institute, a part of the Society of Aquaculture and Fisheries (SCAFI), CIBA-Chennai.

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All India Network on Fish Health “National workshop on antibiotic residue analysis in aquatic environment” organized by CIBA and CIFT

A two days’ workshop on antibiotic residue analysis in aquaculture environment was jointly organized by CIBA and CIFT on 11th and 12th February 2016 at CIFT, Cochin, under the All India Network Project on Fish Health.

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CIBA signs MoU with Shri.M.K.Abdulla for technical support and partnership farming for development of farming models suitable for brackishwater

ICAR- Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai signed an MOU with Shri.M.K.Abdulla and his associates from Padanna, Kasaragod for technical partnership and assistance relating to innovative sustainable brackishwater farming model ......

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Memorandum of Understanding between ICAR-CIBA and IIT Madras for collaborative research programmes

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between ICAR- CIBA Chennai and IIT Madras for collaborative research on 3rd February 2016 at the Centre for Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research (IC&SR), IIT Madras. ......

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Republic Day Celebrations at ICAR-CIBA


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Sustainable Brackishwater Aquaculture initiatives in Kerala: ICAR-CIBA signed Memorandum of Understanding for the collaborative programmes with Matsyafed Kerala

ICAR- Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai and Matsyafed, Govt of Kerala (Kerala State Co-operative Federation for Fisheries Development Ltd., Thiruvananthapuram) signed and exchanged an MOU for the collaborative programme on Brackishwater Aquaculture initiatives in Kerala on 16th January 2016......

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National Consultation on the Management of the emerging pathogen, Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei (EHP), and related issues in Indian Shrimp aquaculture sector, Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai

The Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei (EHP) disease outbreaks have been widely reported in Asian countries like China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand. The parasite was identified last year from Indian shrimp farms. ..

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'Jai Kisan Jai Vigyan' week celebration by CIBA

To commemorate 'Jai Kisan Jai Vigyan' week (23-29 December 2015) an awareness programme was organised by ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai on 26th December 2015 in a coastal village Karikattukuppam......

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CIBA’s initiatives on the flood relief: Distribution of Study materials to the Affected Schools of Chennai suburb

The ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture has its headquarters at 75, Santhome High Road, R.A. Puram and field experimental station at Muttukkadu, a suburban area located about 35 km south of Chennai.

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Low Volume Cage Farming (LVCF) of Asian Seabass (Lates calcarifer) on Partnership farming mode (PFM) at Trissur, Kerala as a part of MoU signed with Farmer group and ICAR-CIBA on Finfish Satellite Seed Rearing (FSSR)

Seabass is a high value candidate finfish species widely used for cage culture in coastal and backwater areas. One of the fundamental requirements for successful cage culture of seabass is the availability of stockable size ...

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Veterinary Health Camp at MGMG village - Vennangupattu, Kancheepuram District on 29-12-2015

As part of the Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav programme ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture organised a one day veterinary health campaign in collaboration with the Department of Animal Husbandry, Govt. of Tamil Nadu, Kancheepuram district on 29th Deceme 2015, to diagnose ...

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ICAR-CIBA begins distribution of soil and water health card to aquaculture farmers

In a major step towards achieving sustainable aquaculture of shrimp and finfish farming in brackishwaters, Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) has begun the process of issuing ‘Soil and Water Health...

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Forging new Partnership on the quality upkeep of brackishwater aquaculture produce including shrimp, between ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai, and Seafood Exporters Association of India, MoU signed

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai, India, and the Seafood Exporters Association of India (SEAI) at Chennai on 17th December 2015

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Health Camp and Cleanliness Campaign in Karikattukuppam Fishermen Village (Kanchipuram District, Tamil Nadu) Under Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav Programme, Post Chennai Floods, on 17-12-2015

Under the flagship programme of the Prime Minister of India, “Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav” ICAR –CIBA, Chennai, CIBA is working with Karikattukuppam village (Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu) near Muttukkadu Experimental Station of CIBA...

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Flood Relief Measures in Tribal and Coastal Villages Adopted Under Tribal Sub Plan and Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav after the Chennai Floods, by ICAR- CIBA

Under Tribal Sub Plan and village adoption “Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav” programme, ICRA-CIBA Chennai has adopted 2 coastal villages, one for each programme viz., Senjiamman Nagar and Thonirevu...

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ICAR- CIBA Conducts Medical Camp and Cleanliness Campaign in Fishermen Villages Adopted Under Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav Programme after Floods, 10-12-2015

Under Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav programme, ICAR –CIBA, Chennai has adopted three fishermen villages viz., Srinivasapuram, Mullikuppam and Mullimanagar located near CIBA...

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SHRIMP HARVEST MELA AND BRACKISHWATER AQUAFARMERS' MEET at KRC-CIBA, West Bengal, 3rd December 2015

As a part of CIBA’s effort to demonstrate the advantage of native candidate species of shrimp, and to create awareness on the farming of these local shrimps among the farming communities ...

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Dedicated Hands-on training programme on "Aquatic Animal Health Management in Brackishwater Aquaculture" at Aquatic Animal Health and Environment division of CIBA, Chennai, 30th November - 5th December 2015.

With the special request from the commissioner of Fisheries, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, a training programme was organised at ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai during ...

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ICAR-CIBA and M/S AQUATIC ZONE Pvt., initiated a Collaborative programme (PPP) on Artemia Biomass Production using Brine from Desalinization Unit. MOU signed on 16-11-2015

ICAR- Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai signed an MOU with M/S. Aquatic Zone, Kolathur, Chennai for collaborative programme on Artemia production using Brine from Desalinization unit on 16th November 2015.

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KNOWLEDGE PARTNERSHIP ON THE DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSFER OF NEW GENERATION INDIGENOUS FORMULATED SHRIMP FEED ON PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP (PPP) MODE

ICAR- Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai Signed a MOU with M/S. Revelations Biotech Private Limited, Hyderabad for the development and technology transfer of ‘New Generation Formulated Shrimp-feed’ on 12th November 2015.

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Breakthrough Achieved in Milkfish (‘Paal Kendai’) Breeding

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai has achieved a major breakthrough in artificially breeding the milkfish (Chanos chanos), locally known as ‘Paal Kendai’...

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ICAR Organizes Workshop on sustainable growth in Agriculture in Agro-Climatic Zone-XI , East Coast Plains and Hills Region

On line with policy initiatives from the Prime Minister’s Office, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) organized a one day interactive workshop for developing a road map for identifying....

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MOU signed on transfer of Organic shrimp feed Technology (ICAR-CIBA- Shrimp Green FeedBT) by CIBA to Jass Ventures Pvt Limited, Kochi, Kerala, 29-10-2015

The ICAR-Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai has developed low fish meal based organic feed for the culture of black tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon through extensive research and field testing. CIBA has entered into an agreement with M/S. Jass Venture Private Limited for the transfer of this green technology for the culture of organic shrimp. The organic feed has been produced at the CIBA feed mill, which is certified for processing and production of organic shrimp feed by the certifying body, INDOCERT, Kerala in 2013.

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ICAR-CIBA Honours Brackishwater Aquafarm Innovators

The ICAR - Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (ICAR-CIBA) Chennai has organised “Brackishwater Aqua Farm Innovators Day” as a part of the “World Food Day” celebration on 16th October 2015 to recognise the innovations developed by the farmers themselves by blending their own wisdom and experiences with the scientific principles.

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CIBA signs MOU with Mr.Anil Ghanekar, Ecosecure systems, Chennai for Knowledge partnership for development of Ecofriendly, Innovative and Penaeid shrimp production technology on 12-08-2015

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi and Mr.Anil Ghanekar, Ecosecure systems, Chennai signed for the Knowledge partnership for development of Ecofriendly, Innovative and Penaeid shrimp production technology at Chennai-CIBA Head Quarters on 12th August 2015. Dr.T.Ravisankar, Principal Scientist, In-charge, ITMU welcomed the gathering and the Chief Guest Dr. J.K. Jena, Director, ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, the client Mr.Anil Ghanekar and all the participants.

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First meeting of Aquaculture Sub-committee, 16th-17th Jul, 2015

First meeting of Aquaculture Sub-committee (FAD 12:1) and Tenth meeting of Fish, Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectional Committee, FAD 12 of Bureau of Indian Standards were held at Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai on July 16 and July 17, 2015; respectively. First meeting of Aquaculture Sub-committee (FAD 12:1) was coordinated by Dr. C. P. Balasubraminan, PS, CIBA, Convenor, FAD (12:1). Dr. B. Meenakumari, Former DDG (Fisheries),...

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ICAR - Industry Day celebrations at CIBA, 16-07-2015

ICAR- Industry Day was celebrated in Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) on 16th July, 2015. The Programme started with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) geeth at 3 pm. Dr.T.Ravisankar, Principal Scientist & Scientist In-charge, welcomed the gathering. He remarked the importance of celebrating the Industry day that is to ultimately help farmers to meet their requirements.

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Launching of All India Network Project on Fish Health, Signing of MOU for shrimp feed processing and production & release of new CIBA-logo, 20-06-2015

Launch of AINP on Fish health

MOU for shrimp feed processing

Release of CIBA logo

CIBA and Deejay Group, Bangalore signed MoU for establishing satellite Asian Seabass nursery on 20-05-2015

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Deejay Group, Bangalore signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) at Chennai-CIBA HQ on 20th May 2015 to establish satellite Asian Seabass nursery. The objective of this MoU is to setup satellite Asian Seabass nursery at farmer’s site near Kumta, Karnataka to promote seabass farming in this region.

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CIBA Foundation Day celebrated as "Open day" on 6-04-2015

CIBA Foundation Day is being celebrated, commemorating the genesis of this Institute (Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Indian Council of Agricultural Research) every year. This year this Day celebrated as an “Open Day” on 6th April 2015 at Muttukadu Experimental Station of CIBA, Muttukadu. On this day awareness was created among the school children about the environmentally safe and socially acceptable and sustainable aquaculture and its benefits for nutritional food security to the general public.

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CIBA Signed MoU with Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies (KUFOS), Kochi for development of brackishwater aquaculture in Kerala

In Kerala, brackishwater resources cover an area of around 1,43,696 hectares, along with adjacent low-lying fields and mangrove swamps. In an effort to utilise this huge potential of brackishwater aquaculture resources in the Kerala State, Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS), Kochi, for conducting joint research for development of a sustainable model of brackishwater aquaculture. As per the agreement, technical assistance will be extended by CIBA for undertaking research and development programmes on diversified brackishwater farming practices in the State in partnership with KUFOS.

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CIBA Signed MoU with Rajshree Biosolutions for Transfer of CIBASTIM Technology on Exclusive Basis

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Rajshree Biosolutions, Coimbatore signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) for transfer of CIBASTIM technology on exclusive basis at CIBA HQ in Chennai on 24th February 2015 at Chennai.

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CIBA signed MOU with Aditya Fish hatcheries (AFH) for Knowledge partnership for milk fish breeding and culture

Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, and Aditya Fish hatcheries (AFH), Kakinada signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) for knowledge partnership at, Chennai-CIBA HQ on 11th December 2014. The objective of this MoU is to facilitate sharing of knowledge, resources and expertise between CIBA and AFH for breeding milk fish in captivity, so as to close the life cycle.

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