You can view any of the free online training courses developed for the TAA program. TAA participants
also completed business adjustment plans using AgPlan (http://AgPlan.com), the online business plan
writing app; or AgTransitions (http://AgTransitions.umn.edu), an online transition planning app. Since
the end of TAA the AgPlan development team has developed a fishing specific software call FishBizPlan
program has ended because federal funding for the program was cut.
If you have questions related to TAA for Farmers, please contact the Center for Farm Financial
Management at email@example.com
This training segment looks at fishing gear for both pot shrimpers and beam trawlers. Next, technical tweaks for improving fuel economy are reviewed. Onboard freezing technology – very important for improving shrimpers competitiveness - is then examined in some detail, including flash freezing, hold keeping systems and insulation, and generating capacity. The presentation closes with a review of quality control concerns for the various shrimp and prawn product forms.