Tips needed for phytoplankton culture

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    I aquired a live phytoplankton culture finally, now need some tips on keeping it alive.
    I diluted half in a 10liter container and the rest left in the 500ml water bottle which i then topped up with salt h2o at a salinity of 1.025. what do i feed and how often? and any tips please, im starting out so any advice welcome...........:thumbup:
     
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    Make sure you have a light on for 10 hours a day (worked for me).
    I fed my phytoplankton every 2 - 3 days and split the culture every 3 week.
     
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    Awesome, thanks guys:thumbup:
     
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