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by xTNxANTMANx
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Nuptial Flight: West TN & surrounding areas
Replies: 21
Views: 739

Re: Nuptial Flight: West TN & surrounding areas

Awesome, you should join our TN ant group on Slack. If you are interested, message me yiur email. We have a couple that are in middle TN as well.
by xTNxANTMANx
Sun Feb 11, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Nuptial Flight: West TN & surrounding areas
Replies: 21
Views: 739

Re: Nuptial Flight: West TN & surrounding areas

Getting things ready for the new season of queen hunting XD...i am not completely sure if I wanna go for a P. impairis (sure i misspelled that lol) but if amyome does see any be sure to post! Looking forward to another great year of antkeeping...
by xTNxANTMANx
Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mini Fridge Hibernation...
Replies: 6
Views: 210

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: 210

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: 237

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: 132

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: 210

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: 179

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: 257

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: 3262

Re: Reduced price - "scratch & dent" products

Curious to know if there are any products available in this "area"?