7 Fish Hatchery Business Success Stories [2024]

Updated: November 1st, 2023
Start A Fish Hatchery Business

A fish hatchery is where the artificial breeding of fish occurs. The hatchery involves fish hatching and rearing finfish, shellfish, and other types of fish.

With the increased adoption of fish farming, starting a fish hatchery can be profitable. To start a fish hatchery, there must be enough supplies available to lead the hatchery.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a fish hatchery business:

Learn more about starting a fish hatchery business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a fish hatchery business?
-> Pros and cons of a fish hatchery business

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established fish hatchery business

Other resources

1. Malik's Fishand Water Garden ($45K/year)

How much they make: $45K/year
Current team size:


Making $45K/Yr By Farming Fish in My Apartment

This case study explores how a Toronto-based freelance artist, Malik King, turned his childhood passion for fish farming into a profitable side hustle, generating an annual net revenue of $45,000.

They started Malik's Fishand Water Garden about 9 years ago
They grew the business to $3.75K/month
Read by 689 founders

4. Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems

Pentair is dedicated to excellence in all aspects of our business. Whether you need system design, technical service or unrivaled equipment-you can count on us.

Where they're located: Hialeah Trailer Park, Florida, USA


5. Blue Ridge Koi

Where they're located: Greensboro, North Carolina, USA


6. Toyota ShareLunker Texas Parks and Wildlife

Where they're located: Laredo, Texas, USA


7. Malik's Fishand Water Garden

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How much they make:
Where they're located: Toronto, ON, Canada