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How do you kill weeds in a pond without killing the fish?

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Green weed killers are environmentally friendly ways to kill the weeds around your pond, without harming your fish, pets or any beneficial insects in the garden. Plain boiled water poured onto weeds kills them very effectively, especially those that appear in the cracks between paving stones around your pond.

FAQ

  • Why do fish move after they're dead?

    Very fresh fish still have their neurons fully intact, even though they're dead. As soon as you add a bit of salt to the exposed muscles, the neurons are triggered and the muscles contract. So very dead fish will continue to move about until they use up all their energy stores.

  • Do brine shrimp need light to hatch?

    This is enough saltwater for hatching ¼ tablespoon to 1 level tablespoon of brine shrimp eggs. Hatching requires constant light, so you need a lamp. Drop in a coarse-bubbling air stone or other bubbler to provide needed circulation and oxygen. The eggs hatch in 24 hours at temperatures of 26º to 28º C (80º to 82º F).

  • What fish can kill a piranha?

    The threestripe corydoras, also known as leopard catfish, is one of the smallest catfish species in the world but, these little fishes can withstand not just one but multiple bites from a deadly piranha.

  • How long can a fish be dead before cleaning it?

    Anglers often keep fish alive while fishing for as long as possible to avoid the task of keeping dead fish cold on ice. Once fish are dead, it's best to clean them within two hours and eat them within 24 hours. You will need a method of holding your fish until you are ready to clean them.

  • Why do salmon bite lures?

    The salmon either is irritated by the dead bait getting close to them, or the scent and look triggers a primal urge to feed. Either way, they hit lures and bait when they get close to them.

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    Remove the fish from its packaging and place it into a resealable zip-top bag. Push all the air out, secure the zipper, and place it in a bowl that fits the entire fish and bag. Place the bowl in your sink under cool running water (keeping the water under 40°F is key here—any warmer can encourage bacteria growth).

  • What is the best time for beach fishing?

    In general, the best times to fish the surf are at sunset and sunrise. The golden rule is the two hours before the sun comes up and the two hours after the sun has set. The fish come in close to feed while the sun is down and the prey is plentiful.

  • Are canned clams high in cholesterol?

    Shellfish which are molluscs (such as cockles, mussels, oysters, scallops and clams) are very low in cholesterol, about half as much as chicken, and contain much less cholesterol than red meats - so these do not need to be avoided by anyone.

  • Can Cory catfish eat dead fish?

    Their main food is bottom-dwelling insects and insect larvae and various worms, as well as some vegetable matter. Although no corys are piscivorous, they will eat flesh from dead fishes.

  • What kind of poisoning would someone have after eating tuna?

    Scombroid fish poisoning, or histamine fish poisoning, is a syndrome resembling an allergic reaction that occurs after eating fish contaminated with high levels of histamine.

  • How long do large prawns take to cook?

    Boiling prawns and shrimp Larger prawns will take a few more minutes. You can tell when prawns and shrimp are cooked, as they will turn a pink colour. As a guide, small - medium sized shrimp will take 3 - 4 minutes, large shrimp will take 5 - 8 minutes and jumbo shrimp or prawn will need 7 - 8 minutes cooking time.

  • Do fishes know when they are full?

    The truth is, fish don't really know when to stop eating. It is also possible they will continue to feed even though they are full. And, you just have to be very careful in feeding them the right amount of food. Overfeeding can lead to multiple complications and can also cause the fish to die.

  • Is there tuna in Vietnam?

    The Vietnam yellowfin tuna fishery is meeting the rising global demand for tuna. With approximately 2,000 vessels fishing for yellowfin, and a 2018 total export value of nearly $380 million, it is the most important wild-capture export product in Vietnam. To overarching goal is to achieve MSC certification by 2023.

  • How do you get the muddy taste out of fish?

    You have several methods for soaking your Catfish to help remove the muddy flavor. In a quart of water, add a 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder and soak for 30 minutes. Remove the fish and rinse with cold water. Soak you Catfish in buttermilk for an hour.

  • What tide is capelin?

    Tides. Comparing spawning observations against tidal information reveals that capelin are 14% more likely to spawn during the rising tide than the falling tide.

  • Is it easier to peel shrimp raw or cooked?

    Shrimp can be peeled either before or after cooking. Many find it easier to peel cooked shrimp. Cooking with the shells on also helps preserve the flavor.

  • Can I keep a Pictus Catfish?

    Being peaceful, nocturnal fish, the Pictus catfish can be kept with many different species, provided they are not too aggressive during the daytime while the Pictus catfish is hiding. You can keep more than one Pictus catfish in a tank, just keep in mind their large tank size requirement.

  • Can you add shrimp and fish at the same time?

    Their small size makes them safe with all fish and even small shrimp that most fish will eat. Nonetheless, breeding shrimp in the same tank with guppies is almost impossible.

  • How long can crayfish live in still water?

    A crayfish can live 5-7 days of out water. In a humid environment and marshy area, crayfish can live for several months out of water. Why crayfish goes out of water?

  • How do you clean and reuse oyster shells?

    Scrub the oyster shells with a stiff scrub brush to clean. Remove any barnacles or other unsightly bits with a flat-tip screwdriver if desired. Rinse the shells thoroughly with clean water. Lay them out on a soft towel to dry.

  • Is monkfish good eating?

    Cooked monkfish doesn't flake like most fish: They're juicy, with a nice bite and a texture similar to that of a cooked lobster. Flavor-wise, the fish is very mild, so it's receptive to many different preparations. It's particularly delicious with bright, acidic sauces.

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