ZILT is a startup company bringing smart solutions in aquaculture health and welfare management in order to optimize production.
The company consists of a multidisciplinary team in the field of microbiology, nutrition, gut health, epigenetics, genomics, larviculture, veterinary medicine. In the small-scale RAS test facility, ZILT investigates and tackles bottlenecks in shrimp, fish and seaweed culture.
The infrastructure of ZILT is situated in the heart of Ghent at the Otterburcht site.
The brand-new infrastructure includes all that is needed for innovative R&D work in the fast-growing aquaculture industry.Today, ZILT is focusing on integrated shrimp and seaweed culture, which will be locally marketed in the future.