राजीव गांधी जलकृषि केंद्र

(Aquaculture Technology Incubation Centre of MPEDA)
(Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India)
Affiliated by Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, India.

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MPEDA-RGCA is committed to implement "Make in India" concepts...

Dear friends,

A very warm greeting to all of you!

I‘m very excited to start my new innings in a very interesting pitch for me, aquaculture. Let me begin by ensuring with your good wishes and blessings, as I embark on this venture. Captaining a team like Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Aquaculture (RGCA) is a matter of great pride for me on account of both the quality of work and the contribution made by the organization in the field of diversified aquaculture. read more

-Dr. K. N. RAGHAVAN IRS, Chairman MPEDA & President RGCA

“There is a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore… Fishery is much more than fish...”
Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Aquaculture (RGCA) is the R & D arm of MPEDA, and is dedicated to augment the Indian seafood exports through sustainable culture technologies. read more

-Dr. S. Kandan, Director, RGCA

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MPEDA: Mission

Registration of infrastructural facilities for seafood export trade.
Collection and dissemination of trade information.

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RGCA: Mission

To promote sustainable aquaculture with long term vision.
To establish Technology Development Centres in Aquaculture in various locations in India for developing and disseminating appropriate technologies for scientific aquaculture.

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RGCA Projects

Seabass Hatchery Project

GIFT-Tilapia Project

Marine Finfish Hatchery Project

Artemia Project

Mangrove Mud Crab Hatchery Project

Domestication of Tiger Shirmp Project

L. vannamei Broodstock Multilication Centre

Multispecies Aquaculture Complex

Aquatic Quarantine Facility for L. vannamei (AQF)

Aquaculture Demonstration Farm

Central Aquaculture Pathology Laboratory

Central Aquaculture Genetics Laboratory

Aquaculture Library

Training & Extension Facility

Marine Cage Farming Project

Mobile Aquaculture Disease Diagnosis Lab

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Aquaculture
(MPEDA, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India)
3/197, Poompuhar Road, Karaimedu Village, Sattanathpuram P.O., 
Sirkali Taluk, Mayiladuthurai district 609 109, 
Tamil Nadu, INDIA 
Tel : +91 4364 265200 to 265217 
Fax : +91 4364 265218 Email :

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