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Matsya Setu App - Ministry of Fishery, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Ministry
Matsya Setu App - Ministry of Fishery, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Ministry

The course platform also includes Better Management Practices for maintaining soil and water quality, feeding, and health management in aquaculture operations.

08 July 2021 Current Affairs:The Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairy Ministry have launched the Matsya Setu Mobile App.

About the Matsya Setu App:
♦ This is an online course mobile application developed by ICAR-Central Freshwater Aquaculture Research Institute (ICAR-CIFA) in Bhubaneswar with funding from the National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) in Hyderabad. 
♦ The app's goal is to disseminate the most recent freshwater aquaculture technologies to the country's aqua farmers.
♦ The Matsya Setu application has a species/subject wise self-study online course module, in which famous aquaculture experts explain the fundamental concepts of breeding, seed production, and grow-out culture of commercially important fishes such as carp, catfish, scampi, murrel, ornamental fish, pearl farming, and so on. important commercial fish (such as carp, catfish, marine fish, mole, ornamental fish, pearl farming, etc. 
♦ The course platform also includes Better Management Practices for maintaining soil and water quality, feeding, and health management in aquaculture operations.
♦ For the convenience of the learners, the modules are divided into small video chapters, along with additional learning materials.
♦ It also includes self-assessment quizzes and tests.
♦ An e-Certificate can be generated automatically upon successful completion of each course module.
♦ Farmers can also use the app to ask questions and receive specific advice from experts.