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Brandon O
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PostSubject: feeding fry to grow   Wed Aug 31, 2011 2:40 am

what are goods foods to feed young BN's to help them grow?
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Wed Aug 31, 2011 3:31 am

Zucchini is a good food for them Smile
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Wed Aug 31, 2011 5:08 am

same as the parents!

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Wed Aug 31, 2011 5:06 pm

well how long does it take for them to get to decent size?
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Thu Sep 01, 2011 12:40 am

With frequent waterchanges and fresh veggies approx 2-3 months

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Thu Sep 01, 2011 2:31 am

what he said Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Thu Sep 01, 2011 9:31 pm

how big is decent size to you guys
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Fri Sep 02, 2011 12:05 am

For selling? Generally I sell my sf fry @ 3-3.5cm and lf fry @ 4-4.5cm

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Mon Sep 05, 2011 10:55 pm

sorry whats lf and sf
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Mon Sep 05, 2011 11:17 pm

lf = longfin
sf = shortfin

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Tue Sep 06, 2011 1:48 am

just asking.. how much would you sell common short fins
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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Tue Sep 06, 2011 2:21 am

Depends on the breeder. Iv seen 2.5-3cm being sold between $3-8 each and some have advertised them @ $1 per cm. But that's here in Australia, I'm sure prices would differ where you are

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PostSubject: Re: feeding fry to grow   Tue Sep 06, 2011 2:50 am

I've seen 2 inch Bn anywhere from $10 - $25 depending on fins and color.
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