"Hello Again Leo -
I sell pure strain blue Tilapia fingerlings. These Known in some parts of the world as "St. Peters Fish", after the bible story about Jesus sending Apostle Peter to look into the mouth of the first fish he caught,…"
I am interested in the Blue fingerlings. What is your going price and would you ship to Central Wisconsin. My concern would be the temperatures at time of shipping. Could I get a price rundown sheet?
Leo White Bear"
Good to see you have your own group. I'm not on the West coast but I enjoy your posts and believe you are a wealth of information. Been thinking of growing and breeding my own tilapia but this may have to be done…"
Welcome to the group. This group is for Tilapia growers. Post your information out our little tasty friends and yourself!If you are a Tilapia hatchery, send me your website and email address so that I can post a list of hatcheries on this site.See More
"I use 100 gallon tanks for my breeders that I get off Craigslist. One breeder tank is a whopping 175 gallon.
For the fry I use a few 55 gallon tanks, but mostly larger.
Again, all gotten off of Craigslist."
"What size tank do you use for breeding one male and four female tilapia? I thought 55 gallons was pretty big at first, but after nine months, it is getting a bit crowded. Suggestions are appreciated."
I'm a bit crunched for time at the moment but basically i ended up going with 5-6grams of Epsom salt (which is 9.98% Mg) per liter of humonia.
There are some explanations (measurements, drying time, simple struvite reactor, etc)...…"
"That's really encouraging I will step up the pee production. Did you decide on a best/quickest way to precipitate out the struvite? After reading your research I tried epsom salts and kieserite. The latter didn't fully dissolve, even in a…"