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mosquito fish as feeders

anyone raise any feeder fish? Here is an abstract to a paper that fed mosquito fish to barramundi with positive results.  Ive read mosquito…

Started by Aaron Hardiman

0 Apr 7, 2015

Brine Shrimp, Fairy Shrip

I'm wondering if anyone has tried to raise brine shrimp for fish food.  I found  this paper   which seems to have a lot of good information…

Started by Bob Campbell

7 Mar 26, 2015
Reply by Michael Garver Jr.

thanks for the most usefull info source ive found yet :)

love the info and ideas from this group. already found lots of useful stuff for not only my AP but for the rest of the farm as well.

Started by larry poe

0 May 30, 2014

Is it possible to reproduce Duckweed along with Tilapia in an IBC tank? Goal - Lowering ammonia & oxygination with DuckWeed, while avoiding over feeding.

I could not make the duckweed proliferate in my Tilapia tank. They would not give it a chance to thrive if it was placed in their tank. Thi…

Started by Irvin Carrero

27 Mar 4, 2014
Reply by TCLynx

type of purslane preffered?

i have read several posts mentioning purslane as a supplement for chickens and fish.  looking into purslane i see that there are several va…

Started by marty lininger

2 Nov 30, 2013
Reply by Carey Ma

Duckweed Uses

Hello All.  I have a large pond covered in duckweed.  I have a 3" trash pump that I am going to use to pump out the duckweed onto the bank…

Started by Jon K

13 Nov 28, 2013
Reply by marty lininger

Feeding Tilapia composted rice straw.

Good day! I stumbled onto this article about using composted rice straw as a suplemental protien source I don't recall seeing this discusse…

Started by Bart

2 Jun 17, 2013
Reply by Gerald Bush

Can Duckweed be raised in Grey Water for Fish Food?

I was just reading this booklet about using duckweed to purify greywater. (The pages jump all over the place so following the flow is a bit…

Started by Stephen Kirk

3 May 11, 2013
Reply by TCLynx

Solar lights

I have been experimenting with solar lights to help feed the fish at night.  Has anyone else been doing this?  So far it seems to be workin…

Started by Snowy Pines Ridge Farm

14 Jan 19, 2013
Reply by Jim Fisk

Feed blended up acorns to tilapia?

Hi, I'm looking for easy to come by fish food to add to there diet. Right now I'm feeding them duckweed and some fly larva. Does anyone h…

Started by Josiah Sherman

1 Oct 11, 2012
Reply by Carey Ma


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