The world's largest single producer of tilapia, Regal Springs was started in 1988 by Swiss entrepreneur Rudi Lamprecht. A tall, globe-trotting native of Switzerland, Lamprecht had been working in Indonesia on a United Nations aid program in western Java, when he decided that farming tilapia in cages would be a good way to create both local jobs and a viable business. This eventually led him to Central America.
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