In an earlier article, Automatic Feeder Recommendations, we outlined some of the pros and cons of using an automatic feeder. This post covers a couple of the most important reasons why someone, particularly a company, might choose to use an automatic feeder. Several of our “commercial clients,” or companies, have challenges to getting the fish […]
This is one of those little-known secrets that the hobbyists discovered. Nori… The sheets of seaweed that we make sushi with. When hobbyists found out nori’s nutritional value (high in carbohydrates, protein, vitamins, and minerals), they began feeding their herbivores with it. Tangs, rabbit fish, some angels and blennies eat it quickly. Shrimp, hermit crabs, and […]
Automatic fish feeders can simplify the day-to-day care of an aquarium. Today’s feeders can accommodate a wide variety of aquariums, and are becoming easier to use.
Fish food was simple when I was growing up. “Buy some flakes, put them in the aquarium.” Nowadays, fish food comes in many forms, with many companies making fish food, each claiming the benefits that their brand provides. Chapters of books are dedicated to the topic, and hobbyists get into intense discussions about fish food. It’s no […]