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by Balvine
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:24 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: How do you prepare ant food?
Replies: 5
Views: 869

Re: How do you prepare ant food?

I pre kill all my feeder insects before I put them in to the outworld. This ensures they don't trash around once the anys start feeding in them, since it might harm the ants if the feeder insect is bigger than the ants. Also if the colony is small in size or number I also cut the insect in half so t...
by Balvine
Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Omni Nest Series
Topic: Lighting
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Lighting

I am sorry to resurrect this thread, but I was wondering if I need to cover the sides of the omni nest also with red foil, or is it enough to cover only the top of the formicarium?