An organic way of preventing and treating fish diseases that works.

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For a very long time now, plant-derived compounds have long been used in the organic treatment of many diseases in fish farming.


A lot of plants have been used to investigate the effects of their compounds to enhance the immune responses and increase the protective abilities against diseases in fish farming

 

Many studies have shown that essential oils, extracts and isolated substances from plants might be an important and alternative treatment against diseases in fish farming.

 

The medicinal plants can be used not only against diseases but even more so, as growth promoters, stress resistance boosters and  for prevention of infections.

 

Also, these medicinal plants  provide a cheaper source for treatment and greater accuracy than the inorganic or chemical treatments without causing toxicity.

 

To date, more than 60 plant species have been studied for use to control different disease in fish farming.

 

I'm going to show you one of the best organic combination for treatment and prevention of diseases in fishes.

 

I prefer to use preventive measures because it's less expensive than curative measures. You should know that as a wise fish farmer, you shouldn't let disease creep in first before you start taking  preventive measures . You should prepare to keep all diseases far away from your fishes.

 

Here we go!

 

Ingredients needed for organic fish treatment 

 

1. Salt

 

2. Bitter leaves

 

3. Neem leaves

 

4. Mornings leaves

 

5. Paw-paw leaves

 

6. Garlic

 

These ingredients work like magic!

 

How to use.

 

1. Measure out the items needed

 

You will need 3 kilos of Salt, 25% of neem leaves, 20% of bitter leaves, 25% Moringa, 20% Paw-paw leaves and 10% of garlic.

 

Apart from the salt, the medicinal plants should make 100% of any weight you're using depending on get quantity of organic  treatment you want to make.

 

2. Blend all together to make a very smooth paste.

 

3. For treatment, mix everything including the 3 kilos of salt in 100 litres of water while for prevention make the volume of water to be 150 litres.

 

4. Flush off pond water completely.

 

5. Apply the treatment combo into the pond and observe the fishes closely.

 

6. If there's any strange reaction from the fishes, top the water up to 5% of the pond volume.

 

7. Leave the fishes in the combo for 30 minutes.

 

8. Top the pond water to cover the fishes and leave for another 30 minutes.

 

9. Fully top up the pond with water.

 

10. Repeat every day for 3 days if fishes are sick and repeat once every week for preventive measures.

 

That's all guys..

 

 

 

Please if you tried it, share your experience with us in the comment box. Also ask questions where you have challenges.

 

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