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by Chomp231
Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: New englanders journal. (Chomp231)
Replies: 0
Views: 155

New englanders journal. (Chomp231)

A few days ago i found a couple of aphids on plants ive been starting, a couple days ago i had baught some kale from a local plant sale, you might see where this is going. This morning i woke up looked at those kale plants and all over the plants are aphids. So what did i do? I grabbed a small test ...
by Chomp231
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Weird ant?
Replies: 6
Views: 306

Re: Weird ant?

Build of a ant or weird wingless wasp not beetle head was wrong and body was wrong to be a ant beetles I know of but I only know of agricultural beetles (Polina tors and nusseness)
by Chomp231
Sat Aug 05, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Budding ants
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Budding ants

Update: my 2 that might be odors are doing good they both started laying ones a darker red close to black and ones a lighter red (just started laying compared to the first) but they are both 5/16 inch and the black one has twist as many eggs as she had 2 or less weeks ago I made my own box for her a...
by Chomp231
Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Weird ant?
Replies: 6
Views: 306

Re: Weird ant?

All I can say is it was very different I live in new Hampshire never seen anything like this before had white spots or spot on the red but no other markings
by Chomp231
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Formicarium plants
Replies: 3
Views: 425

Re: Formicarium plants

That was a lie sorry I have one other formicarium but I haven't even seen a ant in it for a while although I don't expect to the queen is subterranean I had to dig to get her and her workers and they hide under the dirt all the time and I haven't even fed them due to the fact of I don't know how the...
by Chomp231
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Formicarium plants
Replies: 3
Views: 425

Re: Formicarium plants

I use succulents, I have a few bonsai oak I'm working on (doesn't bonsai well in less kept in a outside setting I use my porch), clover (didn't mean for it to grow but I've kept it growing) I'm going to try wild straw berries next though I just got a odors house ant ant she has laid eggs and is doin...
by Chomp231
Sat Jul 22, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Weird ant?
Replies: 6
Views: 306

Weird ant?

So sitting on my porch like how I find most of my queens I found this and with a deep red, (kinda like a gmc red), rear and a black front, it was lime any other ant but these coloration and the white spots on its rear end I tried to grab it for photos but it escaped I live in new Hampshire and was c...
by Chomp231
Sat Jul 22, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Budding ants
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Budding ants

Leaving it on my porch will give it the same cues from outside then I can selectively pick and pair the ones I want out of like 10 or more colonies for selective breeding
by Chomp231
Sat Jul 22, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Budding ants
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Budding ants

Thank you for the info I'm looking for cold climate ants inperticular
by Chomp231
Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Ant keepers in New Hampshire? If not how about New England?
Replies: 1
Views: 313

Ant keepers in New Hampshire? If not how about New England?

Anyone from New Hampshire or around New England? If so would you also mind if I message you with questions about you're exploration into the world of ants?