What to do about food?

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    addy1 water gardener / gold fish and shubunkins Moderator

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    My blue forget me not has started greening.. It does great this time of year, lots of open space.
    The obedience plants are about 2 inches tall. Once they start growing the grow like crazy.
     
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    I see people mention feeding their fish Cheerios every now and again - why is that a thing? Just curious!
     
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    I wish I could get my fish to eat garlic, I heard it is great for boosting the immune system
     
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    We went back to the 40s here. What is it over there now?
     
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    Certain foods have garlic already added
     
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    addy1 water gardener / gold fish and shubunkins Moderator

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    Up and down, last mornings have been in the 20's days in the 40-50. Noreaster coming tomorrow, snow ice sleet rain your guess is as good as mine.
     
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    High-quality wheat germ pellet food for ornamental pond koi
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    Formulated for easy digestion when pond water is below 60°F
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    Added vitamins and minerals ensure nutrition vital for koi health
    [​IMG]Ensure vital nutrition when koi need it most. Blackwater Cool Water Formula optimizes koi nutrition with highly palatable and easy-to-digest wheat germ pellets. Specially blended formula allows koi and other pond fish to properly digest and extract nutrients even when pond water temperatures stay below 60°F. Added vitamins and minerals boost nutrition to help condition koi during transitional periods of cool water temperatures. 39-59°F+

    Offer Blackwater Cool Water Formula in the spring to prevent egg-bound females. Great seasonal diet when pond water temperatures stay below 60°F during spring or fall. Also an excellent diet to offer all year long. Floating pellets measure approximately 3 mm.



    MORE INFORMATION
    Ingredients

    Wheat Germ, Fish Meal, Plant Protein Products, Dried Yeast Culture, Shrimp Meal, Garlic, Rice Germ, Monosodium Glutamate, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Choline Chloride, D-Biotine, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K Activity), Folic Acid, Zinc Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Potassium Iodate, Ethylenediamine Dihydrodide, and Ascorbic Acid (Source of Vitamin C).


    Guaranteed Analysis
    Crude Protein
    32% min.
    Crude Fat 4% min.
    Crude Fiber 4% max.


    The list of ingredients is for a food you can buy online at Drs Foster&Smith
     
    bettasngoldfish, Mar 6, 2018
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