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by Geffbro
Sat Aug 13, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Outworld grout question
Replies: 10
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Outworld grout question

Based on other posts on the forums it seems you don't want to use premixed grout, but I'm wondering which is better between sanded and unsanded for the floor of an outworld. I watched the outworld tutorial but the bag of grout wasn't in frame enough to see which kind it was :(
by Geffbro
Sat Aug 13, 2016 5:59 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)
Replies: 19
Views: 4115

Re: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)

lets say nowhere near me sells live insects, or i fail at locating such businesses, what would be a good protein alternative for small test tube numbers to consume? maybe like a seed or something i hear people mentioned in other threads.
by Geffbro
Sat Aug 13, 2016 2:37 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)
Replies: 19
Views: 4115

Re: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)

for reference i have no experience, this is my first time raising ants, caught 2 presumably tetramorium queens based on location/pictures, they have been in test tubes for almost 7 weeks and have 14 and maybe 4-5 nanitics.
by Geffbro
Sat Aug 13, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)
Replies: 19
Views: 4115

Re: Queen's 2nd meal (protein right?)

I would like to know how long you can feed the queen + nanitics in a test tube with just honey, because thats what ive been doing for 1 week+! Upon reading this thread i went and put some turkey (really tiny chunk cut into as small pieces as i could with a knife) in of my 2 test tubes and the scout ...