OFI Educational series 1 Water Quality in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 1 The author, Roberto R. Hensen, discussed water quality standards and how to maintain these standards in practical situations. In short, a very useful tool for every company active within the ornamental aquatic industry. With this 64-page book in A5 format (including many colour photos), OFI aims to contribute to the improvement of the general level of water quality in the entire ornamental aquatic industry. ISBN: 978-90-75352-64-1 Special price: 7.95 Euros plus postage. 7.95
OFI Educational series 2 - ** out of stock ** ** out of stock ** International Transport of Live Fish in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 2 In 128 full colour pages, this book describes the supply chain, preparation for transport, the volume of the import/export industry, export legislation, the receipt of the fish and mortality during transport. The book is written in accessible English by Gerald Bassleer (Belgium), Lim Lian Chuan (Singapore), Svein Fosså (Norway and Alex Ploeg (Netherlands). ISBN: 978-90-75352-70-2       (few copies left) Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage 12.95 Out of stock
OFI Educational series 3 ** out of stock ** ** out of stock ** Live food Cultures for the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 3 In 148 full-colour pages, this book describes the culture of algae, Paramecium, rotifers, beer eels, Artemia, Moina, Daphnia and bloodworms. The book is written in accessible English by Zaizhong Chen (China), John Clare (Ireland), Roberto Hensen (Netherlands), Lim Lian Chuan (Singapore), Hartmut Schmidt (Germany), and William Tomey (Netherlands). ISBN: 978-90-75352-75-7 (out of stock) Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage 12.95 Out of stock
OFI Educational series 4 Biosecurity in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 4 In 148 pages the characteristics of disease causing agents are discussed, biosecurity risk in all stages in our industry are identified, possible approaches are discussed per type of operator. Authors of this book are Alex Ploeg, Gerald Bassleer and Roberto Hensen. ISBN: 978-90-75352-78-8 (few copies left) Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage 12.95
OFI Educational series 5 Standard names for freshwater fishes in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 5 In 148 pages the proper scientific names for over 5300 fish species are listed. Principles of taxonomy are explained. Over 200 fish species are pictured. Authors of this book are Roberto Hensen, Alex Ploeg and Svein Fosså ISBN: 978-90-75352-86-3 Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage. 12.95
OFI Educational series 6 Standard names for marine fishes, crustaceans and mollusks in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry OFI Educational series 6 In 128 pages the proper scientific names for over 4000 fish, crustacean and mollusk species are listed, but also hard corals, soft corals, sea anemones, sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins and sea cucumbers. Sustainable collection of marine organisms for the aquarium trade is discussed. Over 75 aquatic animals are pictured. Authors of this book are Roberto Hensen, Alex Ploeg and Gayatri Lilley ISBN: 978-90-75352-91-7 Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage. 12.95
OFI Educational series 7 International Transport of Live Fish in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry, Updated and expanded edition OFI Educational series 7 The highly successful first edition of “International Transport of Live Fish in the Ornamental Aquatic Industry” (educational publication 2) has been updated and expanded with additional chapters on Invasive Alien Species, Biosecurity and the OFI tool for creating health certificates. It is now published as educational publication 7. In 159 pages all aspects of transporting ornamental fish are discussed, the legislation, and preparation for shipment and treatment at arrival. Also mortalities due to transport are discussed. Authors of this book are Alex Ploeg, Svein A. Fosså, Gerald M.O. Bassleer, Shane Willis and Lim Lian Chuan. ISBN: 0978-94-91354-05-2. (few copies left) Price: 12,95 Euros plus postage. 12.95
OFI Educational series 8 New: the OFI book on International Transport of Aquatic Plants Authors: Alex Ploeg, Wim Tomey, Roberto Hensen, Esther Mous, Frank Riechelman, Shane Willis, Mini Sekharan and Brandon McLane. 172 pages on International Trade in Aquatic Plants:
  • Which plants are traded?
  • What are the proper scientific names?
  • How are aquatic plants produced and where?
  • What international legislation applies?
  • How do we deal with invasive plants species?
  • And how do we addres plant pest species?
All these issues are addressed in this 8th book in the OFI educational series. The book will be launched at Interzoo 2014 and can be pre-ordered through shop at 12,95 Euro plus postage. Delivery: as soon as available. At Interzoo: 7,95 Euro. All OFI members receive a free copy. ISBN 978-94-91354-33-5  
12.95
Set: Books 1,4,5,6,7 and 8 together Set: Books 1,4,5,6,7 and 8 together, 65 Euro plus postage. 65.00