In recent years, and especially in the last two years, there has been increased attention of buyers to this specific form of koi carp as a “veiltail” carp. Its other names – “Ghost”, “butterfly”, “Voile”, “dragon” and so on. In our newsletter we decided to devote special attention to this specific form of carp.
In order to properly “place” such an interesting fish to a buyer, it is worth to mention the problem of its origin. Traditionally it is believed that the “veil” carp is a hybrid of a goldfish, especially comets, carp and traditional koi different variations.
We do not know reliably, what is the situation in Ukraine and on the territory of the Russian Federation known positive experiments of this crossing. However, to receive the intelligible F2 generation of such offspring is impossible, the fish loses the specific characteristics of the species, externally, it’s not like the “veil” of carp, lose the mustache, “leaves” in carp and gets symptoms of degeneration. There are also quite a scientific concept of the origin of the veiltail forms within species through a long process of breeding selection. However, it suffers from incompleteness – the real “veil” carp in the dynamics of its development resembles the traditional carp, the development and selection forms must remind razvijenog. Continue reading
Artificial ponds on the farm can not only perform a decorative function, being the showy part of the design, but to bring good favor. Breeding fish in artificial reservoirs is a fascinating pastime that allows you to diversify leisure and grow clean fish. Deciding to create a pond to breed fish for the purpose of realization of a dream about fishing at his cottage must be properly organize everything. About this we will talk.
What should be the optimum size of the reservoir?
Ideal for recreation and hobby fishing is the location of the site close to the existing reservoir. For lack of opportunities to enjoy the bounty of nature, the owners of small plots can always create it yourself pond to breed fish.
Among the most picky in the care of fish can be safely attributed carp and carp. These undemanding species well adapted to life in stagnant and even quite small ponds Continue reading
If your site has a pond, you can breed fish. Fish farming in ponds is an interesting and profitable occupation. Almost everyone in my childhood was the aquarium. However, not all have kept this hobby for life. But it’s not terrible. Importantly, the idea of breeding fish in captivity.
The fish habitat is water. This is for anybody not a secret. But few people know exactly what should be the water that the fish stay away. If you were observant, you might notice: a large grassy puddle, and her boys caught a whole bunch of carp. Or another example is a large lake with picturesque shores, and no matter how much I wait with bait – no one bites. What is the reason?
Back to the aquarium. Remember, if the water in the aquarium began to thicken – the fish began to die. Besides, you regularly use the microcompressor, enriching the water with oxygen. Sometimes heated up the reflector, so that your animals did not freeze. Tried time to feed, feed purchased, depending on the species of fish. In a pond all the same. The fish grew and bred, she needs pure water enriched with oxygen. The water temperature must conform to a certain norm. Keep in mind that the fish in the cold is not propagated. Even fish need a good forage base. Continue reading