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VSU's Freshwater Shrimp Program

Video duration: 26:30Video has closed captioning.

Shrimp is big business-- and growing freshwater shrimp here in Virginia is gaining ground. On this episode we visit Virginia State University's aquaculture facility. We'll talk to Dr, Brian Nerrie about their freshwater shrimp program and also visit with Charles Carter, a freshwater shrimp farmer in Charles City. Get your cocktail sauce ready, because this program is all about the shrimp!

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