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  1. L

    How to: Clean, easy and highly nutritious greenwater culture for Daphnia and Moina.

    Recently I asked on here whether anybody had experience cultivating the green algae Chlorella vulgaris in freshwater for use in feeding Moina macrocopa cultures. The species is often used in saltwater phytoplankton systems, and is the preferred food for industrial scale Daphnia and Moina...
  2. tam

    Bringing blackwater daphnia colony (+1 shrimp) inside

    I've had a bucket of daphnia running all summer, started it with a bag from the LFS in a black 15L (ish) bucket about half full. Had rainwater and some decomposing raspberry leaves to start and I've topped it up a few times with old tank water as we've been short on rain. Only upkeep was...
  3. Robbie X

    Daphnia live food harvesting link

    Found a great link for peeps interested in collecting Daphnia as a source of live food. http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/indexmag.html?http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/artoct01/hwdaphnia.html