Infusoria

Discussion in 'Breeding Fish' started by Betta Whisperer, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. Betta Whisperer

    Betta WhispererWell Known MemberMember

    How long can infusoria last? If it's made with lettuce and water in a closed jar. Is there a time limit on how long it is nutritionaly good? I have some I started about three months ago and never used it or opened the jar. Would it still be good now? Would anything be living in it this old?
     
  2. Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    It's probably bad now especially since the jar was closed. I was told to remake it every week.
    Carol
     
  3. Red1313

    Red1313Fishlore VIPMember

    How do you make Infusoria exactly?
     




  4. Shawnie

    ShawnieFishlore LegendMember

    throw a piece of lettuce, cut grass, zuchinni , whatever and some tank water ....set it near the window that gets the best lighting with a cover with holes poked in it (you need the oxygen ) and leave it be ....just dont smell it before using it ;D
     
  5. Red1313

    Red1313Fishlore VIPMember

    Hehe :p

    Is it good for all fry? Any problems with it?
     
  6. Shawnie

    ShawnieFishlore LegendMember

    nope its great and cheap ;) if you google it, you can make it with a ton of different things.....i used it for all my fry as well as golden pearls, decapsulated shrimp eggs, and bbs ...
     
  7. Red1313

    Red1313Fishlore VIPMember

    Thanks Shawnie :)
    *sorry for the Hi-Jack Whisper :p*
     
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    Betta Whisperer

    Betta WhispererWell Known MemberMember

    Thanks ok Red. Guess I'd better throw this one out/ That is if I can stand to open it. Must be pretty stinky by now.??? I never put holes in the lids before but I can start now. Thanks.

    Oh shawnie. I don't know who to ask so as long as I have you here I'll ask you. I'm not receiving any of my emails from posting. What could be wrong with it?
     
  9. Shawnie

    ShawnieFishlore LegendMember

    you can go to my settings then on the left go to settings & options then edit options to make sure something wasnt unchecked
     
  10. Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    I was having the same problem. After checking to make sure I had it set up properly here I checked my computer. somehow they had been moved over into the blocked list. so check your computer if all is well here.
    Carol
     
  11. OP
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    Betta Whisperer

    Betta WhispererWell Known MemberMember

    Shawnie. I checked there and everything looks ok. I don't know what's wrong. Guess I'll just have to keep checking in every day for posts. I'm still not getting any in my emails.
     




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