Around a hundred different species are currently farmed in aquaculture operations around the world. Some examples of animals farmed in aquaculture in the EU illustrate the wide variety.
10 fact sheets on the aquaculture species with the highest production rates in the European Union. Each fact sheet presents information on various aspects of the species: biology, different farming techniques, production and trade, and nutritional value. Each sheet also includes a recipe presenting a simple and tasty way to cook the particular fish or mollusc.