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by gorgyBEN
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: general talk about our colonies
Replies: 39
Views: 12239

Re: general talk about our colonies

My camponotus novaeboracensis colony is coming along well, I caught the queen July 2017. They're up too about 30 worker and a couple majors, one of which has a white patch on her thorax. They started in a test tube which I connected to an out world, I've since switched them to a new tube with the h...
by gorgyBEN
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Raw honey, bad for ants?
Replies: 24
Views: 11858

Re: Raw honey, bad for ants?

Do not feed your queens raw unprocessed honey. Little incite, bee keepers use a special powder to keep mites and ants out of there hives. This powder is poison to the ants, so when you feed raw honey it contains small amounts of said powder until its processed. The powder is harmless to humans and ...
by gorgyBEN
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: general talk about our colonies
Replies: 39
Views: 12239

Re: general talk about our colonies

My camponotus novaeboracensis colony is coming along well, I caught the queen July 2017. They're up too about 30 worker and a couple majors, one of which has a white patch on her thorax. They started in a test tube which I connected to an out world, I've since switched them to a new tube with the h...