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Synonyms for prawn

any of various edible decapod crustaceans

shrimp-like decapod crustacean having two pairs of pincers

fish for prawns

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Plans for PF2 follow the parent holding company's typical formula; that is, as an aquaculture technology provider, SIAF develops aquaculture projects on behalf of third party investors and prawn farming professionals.
Lemon & Prawns will also be serving afternoon tea from Monday January 26 between 2.
Mr Baston said Prawn Watch was an excellent example of the Recreational Fishing Initiatives Fund directly benefiting the recreational fishing community and aimed to help reverse the decline in prawn numbers through the direct investment of recreational fishing licence fees.
The annual number of juvenile banana prawn released, as well as the catch of this species between 2001 and 2010, is shown in Figure 1.
5 Grill over grilling/direct medium heat for 6-8 minutes, with the lid closed, until the prawns are firm to the touch and just turning opaque at the centre and the bacon is crisp, turning once.
1 PRAWNS might make you think of Aussie barbies and exotic Asian dishes, but there are a few varieties closer to home.
But, by Tuesday, they noticed that the prawns had moved to land.
Many prawn species migrate seasonally from shallow coastal waters into the deeper freshwaters to complete their life cycle.
In 2002, Gene Wiseman and Doug and Johnny Barbee, former tobacco growers, started the DJ&W King Prawn Farm in Kenly, N.
The scientists from CSIRO's Food Futures Flagship used DNA technology to ensure the breeding program captures the very best Black Tiger prawn stocks that nature can provide and boost the performance of stocks each breeding season.
The result today after about a decade in production is one of the biggest integrated prawn farms in the world: The National Prawn Company.
Announcing this on Wednesday on the sidelines of 'Sea Food Expo 2009', the region's only dedicated seafood event, in Dubai, the NPC further said it will set up a cold store in Dubai soon aimed at expanding its fresh and frozen prawn products offerings to local customers "who can buy products in smaller loads such as pallets or even cartons.
FISHERMEN are demanding an end to a prawn exports ban which they say is crippling their livelihoods.
However, after visiting the souq recently in search of something suitable for dinner, Naushad described his disbelief at what he saw as he approached the prawn vendors - blocks of frozen prawns being kept under a tap to thaw them.
YOU can't do a prawn cocktail recipe," said my colleague.