Catfish farming is a aspect of Agriculture that is on the list of some of the most lucrative businesses around the world. In Nigeria, catfish farmers engage in mostly in rearing the African Catfish type because of strength and ability to cope well and grow even in the most uncomfortable circumstances.

17 REPORTS is dedicated to publishing all that you need to know about catfishes, catfish rearing, cat fish diseases, catfish mortality, price of feed and many more, as it applies to catfish business in Nigeria and other parts of the world.

This article is dedicated to a weekly update of the latest price of fingerlings, Juveniles, and table size catfish as well as the prices of some fish feed we could find in the market near us.

  • Price of catfish this week

1. Fingerlings (3 – 4 cm): N15

2. Juveniles (4 – 6 cm): N25

3. Table size

  • Average (0.5 – 0.6kg): N500
  • Medium (0.7 – 0.9kg): N700
  • Large (1kg): N900

  • Price of Catfish Feed this Week

1. Skretting

  • 1.8mm: N7,000
  • 2mm: N10,000
  • 3mm: N8,600
  • 4mm: N6,600

2. Vital

  • 1.5mm: N6,650
  • 2mm: N8,500
  • 3mm: N6,800
  • 4mm: N5,500

3. Aller Aqua

  • 1.8mm: N6,000
  • 2mm: N9,000
  • 3mm: N8,500
  • 4mm: N8,200

4. Blue Crown

  • 2mm: N6,600
  • 3mm: N5,800
  • 4mm: N5,800
  • 6mm: N5,400

5. Coppens

  • 1.5mm: N6,000
  • 2mm: N7,200
  • 3mm: N4,600
  • 4mm: N4,400

6. Eco Float

  • 3mm: N4,450
  • 4mm: N4,400
  • 6mm: N4,200

So there you have it! This page is dedicated to bringing you all the important information you need concerning the subject discussed above. Make sure you always visit, and leave your contributions (if any) in the comments section below.


Oliagba Innocent is the owner of 17REPORTS.COM and writes on various agriculture and farming related topics such as poultry, fishery, agribusinesses, agro-allied products and many more.

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