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sandwichmanj
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what do i feed my founding ants

Post: # 29208Post sandwichmanj
Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:23 pm

today i checked on my queen and she had 3 workers what do i need to feed them
I am new to ant keeping

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Re: what do i feed my founding ants

Post: # 29211Post AntsRule
Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:58 pm

sandwichmanj wrote:
Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:23 pm
today i checked on my queen and she had 3 workers what do i need to feed them
One very small drop of honey is what I start with. Then 4-5 days later a cricket leg :D Congrats!
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Solenopsis molesta
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Brachymyrmex depilis
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sandwichmanj
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Re: what do i feed my founding ants

Post: # 29220Post sandwichmanj
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:43 pm

okay thank you :D
I am new to ant keeping

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sandwichmanj
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Re: what do i feed my founding ants

Post: # 29221Post sandwichmanj
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:46 pm

wait can ants have maple syrup
I am new to ant keeping

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Re: what do i feed my founding ants

Post: # 29224Post AntsRule
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:52 pm

sandwichmanj wrote:
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:46 pm
wait can ants have maple syrup
Never heard of that but I think honey is best
With all the things ants can do, you wonder, who rules the planet :?

Keeper of:
Solenopsis molesta
Aphaenogaster sp.
Crematogaster sp.
Brachymyrmex depilis
Tertamorium sp. E
Pheidole sp.
Lasius neoniger

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