The Kyrgyz National Agrarian University n.a. K.I. Skryabin (KNAU) started started building a demonstration fish farm (DFF) under the project "Capacity Building in Fisheries and Aquaculture Education in the Kyrgyz Republic (FishEDU)". The project implemented by KNAU and the University of Eastern Finland, which is financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland through Higher Education Institutes Institutional Cooperation Instrument (HEI ICI) programme. The construction of the DFF is being carried out by LCC “AquaPlast”.

The establishment of a demonstration fish farm is one of the main components of the FishEDU project, which aims to: build the educational capacity of KNAU to develop training in fisheries and aquaculture.