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by daxling12
Sun Jan 21, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: humidity question
Replies: 6
Views: 75

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: 75

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: 75

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: 75

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: 75

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: 144

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: 115

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: 84

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...
by daxling12
Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: cheap macro camera?
Replies: 1
Views: 99

cheap macro camera?

is there any camera or microscope i can take macro images with for cheap ive looked for awhile but most are lenses for cameras or really expensive
by daxling12
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:04 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: wierd ant behavior
Replies: 1
Views: 102

wierd ant behavior

I haven't seen much talk on this but has anyone ever seen ants "hunting" for a queen? the other day i was in the bathroom when i noticed a large amount of ants no trails just spread out going in one direction like ...tracking i was interested and started to look in the direction they were going and ...