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    At this stage Mike it's hard to tell about any...

    At this stage Mike it's hard to tell about any robustness. I will try and get a school photo as well as individual shots after this weekend. I'm flying off to spokane to do some benching and enjoy...
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    Was out at the blueberry farm today to sort and...

    Was out at the blueberry farm today to sort and move the asdagi to bigger facilities. one group looks like dad and one like mom.

    the narumi are basically white with red pecs. the reverse have the...
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    Hi Maurice, Thanks for posting your sanke fry....

    Hi Maurice,
    Thanks for posting your sanke fry. that is the next step up for culling....looking for the kohaku pattern. for those here learning rememebr this....the ones that have a really nice...
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    Interesting...keep us informed! Thanks

    Interesting...keep us informed! Thanks
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    Greetings Diego! They look like sanke babies...

    Greetings Diego!
    They look like sanke babies to me! When you say from the last cull you mean these were the ones you saved right?
    Now comes the hardest part, waiting for them to get up around...
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    Hi Greetz! Pretty asagi pic you posted! Otsuka...

    Hi Greetz!

    Pretty asagi pic you posted! Otsuka breeds such koi and I'm hopeful that Brian will do an article on him and his asagi's. My male breeder is reverse
    and mama is narumi. she hopefully...
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    Mike, Good question. I can tell you...

    Mike,
    Good question. I can tell you honestly....i don't know. I have never been able to isolate individual fish to learn what they do. so many times I'll see a pattern I love and get all excited...
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    Thanks Jason for posting!

    Thanks Jason for posting!
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    Made my trek to the blueberry farms this morning...

    Made my trek to the blueberry farms this morning so have a few tails.
    last time I separated the kohakus into two groups and was surprised how the toby (bigger) group is growing. they're catching up...
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    Wow, It's gonna be a tough one to get to the...

    Wow, It's gonna be a tough one to get to the berry farm this weekend. I have all kinds of other activities planned. But I will see if I can get some shots so you can see. I'm sure jason will back me...
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    Today I spent selecting sanke and sizeing kohaku....

    Today I spent selecting sanke and sizeing kohaku. The sanke brood looks fantastic and I'm excited to see if i have another pair that will become proven. At this age you select the koi with the...
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    Hi Mike, I have to be honest with you on the...

    Hi Mike,
    I have to be honest with you on the asagi. I don't know if the red receeds or not, I have never bred them before and when I studies with kentaro
    we dealt with gosanke. my gut instincts is...
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    went back over the posting and needed to add some...

    went back over the posting and needed to add some things. jaco had asked at what age these koi were at. the asagi are 6 weeks. the showa 7 weeks and the shiro 8 weeks.

    the picture of the two...
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    Hi Jaco, there is something about breeding...

    Hi Jaco,
    there is something about breeding koi, that "gets in your blood". The expectation of selecting pairs and then the realization of the young when they "click" or the disappointment when...
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    Wow, I am weary today! I got the showas, shiros...

    Wow, I am weary today! I got the showas, shiros and asagi's done till next time. I will get Jason to post. I took some pics and we'll see how they turned out. Showas were ahh, so=so! Shiros were...
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    Well I slipped down to the farm to move toby's...

    Well I slipped down to the farm to move toby's and found the asagi babies at 2 1/2 inches already! I've decide this weekend to make the first simbetsu. I will save only the all white ones as the...
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    Thanks Coach! from those shots you had posted...

    Thanks Coach!

    from those shots you had posted from the BKKS, we'll have to take your word for it!


    Are you back home safe and sound? Would you mind sharing your reflections for us less...
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    Thanks to Jaco for posting The first pic is of...

    Thanks to Jaco for posting

    The first pic is of your truely standing in acres of blueberries. They are all netted now to keep the birds out but I do help myself frequently. ( good for the...
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    Paul Harvey always suggested to his news...

    Paul Harvey always suggested to his news listeners to "stand-by for news", I suggest you find a comfortable seat!..Well I diddn't get a chance to spend as much time as i wanted with the babies. I had...
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    News flash from the blueberry farm. Some of...

    News flash from the blueberry farm.

    Some of the tobys in the asagi tank are up to an inch and a half and challenging the former leaders ;the 3 week older shiro utsuri's. They look white/yellow...
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    I moved a bunch of longfins recently to a lake...

    I moved a bunch of longfins recently to a lake and while harvesting them was surprised at the number of bloodworms that went along in the bag. I'm sure they're eating those. Some are big enough now...
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    Well the kohaku's spawned. I couldn't believe how...

    Well the kohaku's spawned. I couldn't believe how little the female looks now. lots and lots of eggs. should be tuesday evening and I should get word that we have babies.

    the shiro babies are now...
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    Well the kohaku's spawned. I couldn't believe how...

    Well the kohaku's spawned. I couldn't believe how little the female looks now. lots and lots of eggs. should be tuesday evening and I should get word that we have babies.

    the shiro babies are now...
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    Thanks Kiky for your comments. After she gets...

    Thanks Kiky for your comments. After she gets settled I will get a pic posted. I fed her wheat germ this morning and she was all over it. Everytime I approach the pond she's the first koi I look for...
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    Soon as i get the high sign from dan blatt that...

    Soon as i get the high sign from dan blatt that his computer is back ( it got hit by lightning) I will take some comparative photos and have him post them.

    Got home this am around 12:30 after...
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