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Robert A Rode

Forestry and Natural Resources 

  • Aquaculture Research Lab Manager
5675 West 600 North
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Bob Rode is the lab manager of the Aquaculture Research Lab (ARL), located at the Animal Science Research and Extension Center (ASREC) just outside of West Lafayette.  Bob is responsible for coordinating research activities and users of the lab as well as routine maintenance.

Bob will be holding aquaculture trainings at the lab for interested parties.   This past April’s training was on Live Feeds for Aquaculture. 

He also has started a small scale cage culture demonstration project at the Southern Indiana Purdue Ag Center (SIPAC) rearing tilapia and hybrid striped bass.


Areas of Specialization - Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences

Facilities - Aquaculture Research Lab (ARL)