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by xTNxANTMANx
Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mini Fridge Hibernation...
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Re: Mini Fridge Hibernation...

That's why I chose to put all mine in the bottom part of the fridge lol...just to be safe. Plus, it stays around 46°F towards the bottom. All seems to be going well so far and they been in for 3 weeks so far.
by xTNxANTMANx
Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mini Fridge Hibernation...
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Re: Mini Fridge Hibernation...

I have talked to many others already on different forums and it get a lot colder here...been told it should work just fine and I've had others tell me they use the same process for hibernation..
by xTNxANTMANx
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: ACAF Questions, Support, and Suggestions for the forums
Topic: Two queens in a formicarium?
Replies: 7
Views: 153

Re: Two queens in a formicarium?

The queens are together in a test tube tho. You could always try it out, my two queen colony's testube got flooded somewhere in the founding stage and I thought they were dead but it turns out they weren't but threw them away. So I don't know what would have hapenned in that situation. I did the sa...
by xTNxANTMANx
Sat Nov 11, 2017 4:10 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Hibernation

Its good to put them into hibernation when you stop seeing your local ants out and about. Just a general rule...and take them out when you start seeing ants again.
by xTNxANTMANx
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:13 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mini Fridge Hibernation...
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Mini Fridge Hibernation...

Ok, so I am seeing a lot of posts about hibernation lol and here is another. So I don't have a basement, nor a garage or attic...so I have purchased me a decent size mini fridge. I have been reading up on all the information but I know for a fact there are experienced ant keepers n this forum that h...
by xTNxANTMANx
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: Hibernation

My Camponotus and Formica both have done what you have described. I am in the process of getting my colonies into hibernation but it seems my Tetramorium and Crematogasater are still doing their thing....but to you question, id say yes, it is that time and certainly sounds like they know it too lol....
by xTNxANTMANx
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Hybrid Nest Series
Topic: Daisy-Chaining the new Hybrid 2.0
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Re: Daisy-Chaining the new Hybrid 2.0

Cant wait to see it!!! Sounds like you have a plan so run with it. I have a Crematogaster ashmeadi colony that originally was just the queen and id say around 50 workers (i saved them from being killed) and now they have probabyly reached the 200-300 mark id say and the queen is still producing eggs...
by xTNxANTMANx
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:58 am
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: Reduced price - "scratch & dent" products
Replies: 52
Views: 2845

Re: Reduced price - "scratch & dent" products

Curious to know if there are any products available in this "area"?
by xTNxANTMANx
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Website Support, Payment, Shipping & Handling
Topic: Order #88654
Replies: 1
Views: 101

Order #88654

I am just curious to know if my order has shipped yet or not? I haven't received an email other than confirmation of payment and it's been almost a week. Normally I know something by now is the only reason I am asking. Thanks in advance
by xTNxANTMANx
Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Camponotus castaneus from louisiana
Replies: 5
Views: 157

Re: Camponotus castaneus from louisiana

Camponotus pennsylvanicus are super easy to find and right now, you could actually find one with nanitics already. Look in semi rotten logs, especially close to where a limb has been broke off or a knot in the log. I found so many this year and still have 2 myself. One of which had her first Major e...