Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

News

Maryland Sea Grant Extension’s Matt Parker Discusses His Recent Visit to Local Farmers in Myanmar

Matt Parker, an expert in starting and running aquaculture businesses, recently traveled to the Southeast Asian nation of Myanmar (formerly Burma) as part of a farmer-to-farmer program funded by the U.S. government. There, he conducted a series of workshops on managing fish and shellfish farms -- and turning a profit doing it. Daniel Strain interviews Parker about his trip and about running aquaculture enterprises as successful businesses in both Myanmar and Maryland. Read more...