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by daxling12
Sat Mar 17, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: paludarium advice
Replies: 1
Views: 100

paludarium advice

hey everyone i loved ants canadas new island and wanted to make something similiar only thing is i need some advice in a couple areas i wanted to make islands in the middle of the water that looked natural has alot of surface area and has solid surface area for ants to nest in at first i considered ...
by daxling12
Tue Jan 23, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: beneficial bugs for natural ant set up
Replies: 1
Views: 118

beneficial bugs for natural ant set up

hey everyone i was wondering what are some beneficial bugs i could add to my natural ant set up that could improve the quality of it im getting springtails for general cleaning and considering getting some millipedes as well when i noticed one in my setup what would be some other good choices??
by daxling12
Sun Jan 21, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: humidity question

oh thank you for that!! i never considered a mesh ill have to buy one ! thank you!!!
by daxling12
Sun Jan 21, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: humidity question

oh thank you for that!! i never considered a mesh ill have to buy one ! thank you!!!
by daxling12
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: humidity question

the biggest concern i have is there is mold starting to grow at the top and i dont want it to overtake the set up i was considering giving them a water source and letting the nest dry till the mold or i think its actually fungi slows/stops
by daxling12
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: humidity question

would keeping the set up in a larger container open help at all i was considering putting a large insect barrier and removing the cotton stuffer
by daxling12
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 262

humidity question

hello just a quick question i just recently moved my ants into a big set up with a cotton plug at the top filled it with dirt its a big tupplewear container in any case i noticed the heating was causing a lot precipitation to gather at the top and killed a worm in the set up i just wanted to know if...
by daxling12
Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: ants holding a queen down?!
Replies: 1
Views: 194

ants holding a queen down?!

so i recently had a colony overheat due to the test tube moving anyways as all that was left was the queen and about 2 workers and the test tube was way overdue for a change that i would brood boost the other colony and feed them the queen well.. they didn't fight ... they took the brood with the ot...
by daxling12
Thu Aug 31, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: help ants dying!
Replies: 0
Views: 144

help ants dying!

hi ive had a formic acid spraying species of ant for awhile and have had some issues overall keeping them from killing themselves but recently they started acting very erratic running in circles and dying ive given them sugar a new test tube for water protein and they still are acting this way is th...
by daxling12
Thu Jul 06, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: What are your favorite oregon ant species?
Replies: 1
Views: 109

What are your favorite oregon ant species?

ive been looking everywhere online and ive been finding it terribly hard to find out some unique oregon ant species most of all i find is pest extermination sites listing pest species with the occasional ant wiki find it hard to directly find out about interesting species of oregon though recently i...