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by Jackb3794
Wed May 31, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's Lasious Niger Colony update
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Jack's Lasious Niger Colony update

Well after a long wait, Jack's Lasius Niger queen finally has her fist daughter and the Colony is developing well. These nanetics are working hard and were starting to try and find a way out of the test tube. So time to open it up to the Out world.

by Jackb3794
Mon May 08, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog

A short update from Jack on his Lasius Niger Queen. She now has eggs and pupa.

by Jackb3794
Fri Apr 07, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog #7

Hi All Jack's 7th vlog, and his Niger Queen is doing well, and final starting her colony. With her first patch of eggs laid it is time to review the stages of an ant's life. Form egg to ant, with the help of his drawing Jacks explains it all, well as only he can. Apologies for the misspelling of Lar...
by Jackb3794
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Moving the Queen to a new test tube?
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: Moving the Queen to a new test tube?

Hi all

Thanks for the help
by Jackb3794
Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:18 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog

6th vlog, With the weather warming up it is finally time to see if Jack's Lasius Niger Queen has made it through the winter. In this video Jack's take Queen Elizabeth out of hibernation . Her test tube setup is getting dirty and has little water left so he'll need to move her to a new setup. How doe...
by Jackb3794
Thu Mar 02, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Moving the Queen to a new test tube?
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Moving the Queen to a new test tube?

Hi All Jack's Lasius Niger Queen is due to come out of hibernation this week, weather is warming up and she is starting to get active. The problem is the test tube is now quite dirty, and the water at the bottom is all but dried up so will need to move her to a new test tube. She does not have any e...
by Jackb3794
Wed Feb 01, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog

A while ago I asked if Santa could make a hardback copy of the Ant's Canada book for Jack for Christmas and very kindly I got permission, well here is Jacks 5th vlog, his Lasius Niger Queen is still in hibernated so Jack had time to read his Christmas Present. In his latest log he reviews the Ant Ca...
by Jackb3794
Tue Jan 03, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog

Well first of all happy new year to your all from Jack and myself. Here is Jack's forth vlog, although mainly me having a go at making a home made nest. Fair bit of learning but Jack wa pleased with the outcome (I think)

by Jackb3794
Tue Nov 29, 2016 7:37 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's #3 Video - Hibernation
Replies: 0
Views: 82

Jack's #3 Video - Hibernation

Hi all Here is Jack's latest and fairly short vlog, short because his queen should be hibernating. I say should because despite putting her in the shed where the average temp is about 10c (min 6c max 14c) our weekly check reveals she is still very active? Weather has been mild so might be that. So w...
by Jackb3794
Sat Nov 05, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jack's VLog
Replies: 12
Views: 475

Re: Jack's VLog

Hi

And here is his second video, he will be doing a third later this month as he but his Lasius Niger Queen to bed for the winter.



Thanks and comments welcome as always

Anthony
Jack's Dad