Discussion relating to ants kept in different types of mediums, soil, sand etc.
#9531
HI there I would like to know if gyproc fine casting plaster is able to make a nest as I had went down to my local hardware store and thats all they do no plaster of paris.they are offering a 25kg bag of it for 17 euro so I like to know if I can use it or not to make a ant nest.
Kind Regards
Antman16
#9535
Yes, you can use this type of plaster. I'm using this type of plaster for a few years already and even though it feels very hard, it still absorbs water just fine.
#9538
In my opinion it is easier to work with than ytong, but that might just be me. My plaster nests absorb a cup of water within a minute.

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