Brine Shrimp

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Has anyone bred there own brine shrimp for live feeding ? I have a book that details the process but it is American and not sure if shrimp eggs are locally available
 
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I have detailed "recipe"

You can even setup a seperate brine tank and feed them brewers yeast and sunlight.

Depends how big you want them.

It seems they are particular good for the fish digestive system compared to pellets and frozen food.

Where do you get the eggs ?
 

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Very easy to hatch out, generally 24-48 hours depending on temp. Best time to feed them to your system is within 12hrs of hatching when they still have their yolk sacks attached.
 
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Just a correction thallion, artemia is brineshrimp.
 
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I've tried 2 different makes of eggs, one even de-shelled ( how the hell they do that anyway) with very little luck, but I beleive feeding they finely crushed spirulina tables / fowder is good.
 

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We had a whole lecture and demonstration about decapsulating brine shrimp eggs at IMACSA, you lost out Tom :tt2:
 

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Are the live brine shrimp more nutritius than the frozen? i was told that the frozen brine were a waste of time.
 

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