17 Mar

via Zoom

Lunch seminar: Insects as feed for fish – findings and future perspectives

seminars, workshops |
Larver av svart soldatfluga. Foto.

Use of insects in fish feed has been approved by EU since a few years. At SLU’s Department for Animal Nutrition and Management, several research projects have evaluated black soldier fly larvae as an alternative to traditional ingredients in fish feed.

During this seminar researcher Aleksandar Vidakovic will tell us more about the outcome of these projects. His research interests are acceptance of black soldier fly larvae by fish and how the feed with impact growth and health as well as technical aspects of producing a feed on black soldier fly larvae.



  • Welcome and introduction


  • Presentation: Black soldier fly as feed to fish - findings and perspectives
    Speaker: Aleksandar Vidakovic, Researcher at the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management


  • Questions and discussion


For registration see below.



Time: 2021-03-17 12:00 - 12:45
City: via Zoom
Organiser: SLU Aquaculture
Price: Free of charge
Additional info:

Register here: Out of date 
You will then receive a confirmation e-mail with a Zoom link + password.
You can add the event to your Outlook calendar. If you do not receive an confirmation email, contact us at: aquaculture@slu.se

Target group: researchers, teachers and students at SLU as well as others with interest in this topic.

Please note: The event will be recorded and conducted in English. If you don't want to be identified, please turn your camera and microphone off and remove your name from your screen. The recording will be available during two weeks after the event.