Mlilkfish (Chanos chanos) or “bangus” as they are called locally comprise the bulk of aquaculture fish production in the Philippines. They are hardy and fast growing, and can be raised in fresh and brackish water ponds and pens. Being one of the cheapest sources of protein, milkfish are acceptable to all socioeconomic strata in the country.
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