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A small fish with huge nutritional benefits for rural households in Bangladesh

Mola and carp fish farming: A winning combination to boost nutrient intakes in Bangladesh and beyond

Evidence that small indigenous fish species can affect significant nutritional outcomes is growing. A new paper by WorldFish highlights how mola, reared alongside other fish in a polyculture system, represents the most nutritional value of the harvest.

As this evidence mounts, WorldFish is harnessing its success in boosting carp-mola polyculture in Bangladesh to scale the technology to the Indian states of Odisha and Assam.

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