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Thread: My Daphnia Culture
03-21-2013, 03:34 AM #1
My Daphnia Culture
I recently started breeding Daphnia pulex to feed to my baby arowana. This is one of the cultures. From this tank alone I have a sustainable source of food even when harvesting daily.
03-21-2013, 03:56 AM #2
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very interesting. looks good. how long with that be self sustaining? im thinking of starting live foods like that when i get into my aspito breedingKING OF THE GOLD BARBS RAWR!!!!
I wonder if i plant one of my tiger barbs would the demon seed grow to a full tree?
gotta love them bunnies!
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03-21-2013, 03:59 AM #3
Well it isn't really self sustaining since at this density the algae never gets a chance to keep up. I feed this culture every day with either green water or yeast.
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03-21-2013, 12:56 PM #6
Probably a bit like an adult lambchop trying to catch micro worms. Fun to watch?
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03-21-2013, 03:12 PM #9
Using 2 buckets for my daphnia cultures. Had to get a new starter culture a few months ago, somehow I always seem to find a way to crash it. Adding green water usually every day when I remember to. Nothing beats feeding live foods to fry.
03-21-2013, 04:28 PM #10
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