Hi, was wondering how i can decorate one of the new antkit acrylic nests? Thanks
milant wrote:Feed them so they're stuffed a few days before you leave then on the day you leave leave them double what you normally give them. What species are they?
In the summer im away for 8 days!
I cant get anyone to look after them so does anyone have any ideas how i can feed!
I thought maybe ant nectar out of a feeder?
Big news... SHE HAS LAYED!!! Finally the wait is over, 4 beutiful eggs await their growth and maturity! I belive she layed today but im not 100% sure. After i moved them into a test tube i re connected the nest to give a choice where they go... As you can imagine they were straight back in! I have s...
Im very intersted in ordering a Myrmica Rubra colonie with 1 queen and 11-20 workers! At a later date is it possible to join together another one of these colonies to make it a 2 queen colonie?? Thanks!!
I mentioned in my latest journal but am looking for a clear answer asap! I bought a queen Lasius Niger and 6 workers of Antkit in early November. She went into hibernation fine and came out 2 and a half weeks ago, but she is yet to lay eggs? I have moved her into a test tube with her workers. Help w...
:-D Wow the last few weeks have been a bumpy rollercoaster! :-D When I last updated you I had just brought her out of hibernation however they decided that they didn't like that! So they went back in until about 2 weeks ago. She came out and the workers started going for food and water and were just...
6th Feburary 2017 Last night i decided to take my 6 workers and queen out of hibernation beacause of a sudden rise in temp! All are alive and very hungry so they dined on ham and honey! To begin with they were very nervous about the outworld but it didnt take long for them to remember what it was! T...
Ahhhhh they lay asleep in deep hibernation... NOT! My queen and her 6 workers woke up from hibernation two days ago! Im going to bring them out soon! :-D I cant wait to see them grow throughout the spring and summer! Im so proud if her to get through her first hibernation! Shes a real champion! I wi...
My lasius niger and her 6 workers are in the basement however today the tempurature rose and they all woke up? Its meant to get cooler in about a week! What should i do because im worried taking them out would be too early?
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