C.G. State Cooperative Fish Federation Ltd, Raipur:
The Chhattisgarh State Cooperative Fish Federation Raipur came in to existence on 1st November 2000 on the eve of the bifurcation of Madhya Pradesh State. Presently 494 fisheries societies are its member.
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Reservoirs (Above 1000 Ha. E.W.S.A.)
The main activities of C.G. Fish Fed are as follows :-
Quality Fish Seed Production -
The C.G. Fish Fed has 06 fish hatcheries with a total water area 56.62 Ha. These centers are producing 700 Million Spawn and 70 Million fry annually. C.G. Fish Fed earns annual income Rs. 213.21 lakh by fish seed sale.
Fisheries Development in Reservoirs –
The Main aim of C.G. Fish Fed is to generate maximum employment to fishermen through raising fish production in reservoirs. It has having 12 reservoirs (Total EWSA 32127.75 Ha.) producing 1125 MTon. fish auually with employment generation about 1.50 lakh fishermen days. Annual income from reservoirs is Rs. 202.67 lakh
Operating Fish Retail Outlets in Raipur, Bhilai & Khuntaghat (Bilaspur).
Providing Insulated Vans to Fish Farmer on hire for transportation of fish.
Doing Pangassius & Tilapia Fish culture & demonstration programme at Fish Hatchery Demar, Dist-Dhamtari.
Ornamental Fish Hatchery is being established at Fish Hatchery Demar Dist-Dhamtari.