July 22, 2014

Learn About The Aquaculture Industry

Aquaculture is the farming of fish and aquatic plants for human consumption. As the world population blooms, the billion dollar aquaculture industry is growing. Aquaculture helps to develop a sustainable food source to feed the world. That’s awesome and it’s necessary for us to survive as a species.

Did you know that nearly half of the seafood consumed by humans comes from farms? That’s crazy to think about. It’s all thanks to aquaculture. The aquaculture industry isn’t going anywhere. It’s here to stay and it’s a major part of your life whether you know it or not.

Aquaculture jobs exist all over the globe. From Kenya to Alaska, people are earning a living farming fish and aquatic plants. The aquaculture industry farms algae, carp, salmon, tilapia, catfish, seaweed, salmon, tuna, shrimp, mollusks, and other species.

Now is the time to learn more about the Aquaculture Industry on JobMonkey.

Pursuing a job in aquaculture could mean that you end up with a job title like:

Find out about more types of aquaculture jobs here. You can even see some photos of aquaculture in action.

Aquaculture is such a cool industry because you are helping to feed the world. You can find part-time, full-time, seasonal and volunteer opportunities to apply for. Whether you are highly skilled or entry level, there are positions for you.

It can be easy to find work in the aquaculture industry with employers like The World Aquaculture Society or on the JobMonkey Job Board.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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