MSU/MAFES - USDA/ARS - MSU/CVM - MSU/EXTENSION
The Thad Cochran National Warmwater Aquaculture Center (NWAC) is a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional research and Extension program located in Stoneville, Mississippi. The mission of the NWAC is to provide solutions to the most pressing problems of the aquaculture industry through basic and applied research, Extension, and diagnostic services. NWAC scientists conduct research to solve problems that can be solved in the short-term as well as those that threaten the long-term viability of the industry. NWAC Extension activities focus on the dissemination of research-based information to the aquaculture industry and to provide technical expertise to those commodity organizations that support aquaculture.