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Will catfish spawn in ponds?

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Catfish may spawn in such ponds, but adult bass consume most, if not all, catfish fry and fingerlings. Thus, advanced fingerling channel catfish must be periodically stocked to maintain catfish fisheries in ponds with bass.

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  • Can you eat closed clams?

    Before steaming the clams, they should all be closed. If any of your clams are open, give them a tap and if they stay open, then it is bad and you should take it out of your batch to prevent it from ruining the other clams. After you have steamed the clams, most of them should be open.

  • Do catfish stay close to shore?

    Most use long rods so they can cast farther, something like our 12-foot Team Catfish Catfish Warrior, a medium-heavy surf-type rod, rigged with a 3- to 5-ounce weight and a chunk of shad. ... Sometimes they're close to shore and you can reach them with a 7- or 8-foot rod.

  • How long does it take for a carp to reach 20lb?

    Believe it or not, under the RIGHT conditions indoors, it is possible to rear a carp from an egg to 20lb in between 11-13 months! After about 12-14 years growth slows, and true growth (i.e. in length) usually ceases at ages of 15-20 years.

  • Are devil rays fish?

    The giant devil ray (Mobula mobular) is a large marine vertebrate and can reach up to 5.2 m in disc width (DW), although specimens of about 3 m DW are most common. This large epipelagic batoid fish inhabits the entire Mediterranean Sea and possibly the adjacent Atlantic waters.

  • What kind of fish is John Dory?

    Zenopsis conchifera The John Dory (Zenopsis conchifera), a food fish of the Atlantic and Mediterranean, is one of the better-known species. It ranges from the shore to waters about 200 m (650 feet) deep and reaches a maximum length of about 90 cm (3 feet).

  • What is the biggest fish ever caught in a river?

    Mekong giant catfish The Mekong giant catfish (Pangasianodon gigas), native to the Mekong river in Southeast Asia, holds that record. These catfish can grow to 10 feet (3 m) long and have previously been caught weighing 646 lbs. (293 kg), Live Science previously reported.

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  • What is the green stuff inside a clam?

    If you want to know what real oyster poop looks like, read this: There I was, covered in oyster poop. The green-coloured organ in the interior of bivalve molluscs (oysters, mussels, clams, scallops) is the hepatopancreas.

  • Does shrimp turn pink in ceviche?

    Your going to want to have enough lime juice to cover the shrimp. ... The lime juice will slowly cook the shrimp with it's acidity. You will see the shrimp begin to turn pink around the edges at first, then turn ghostly translucent, then appear cooked. The shrimps texture will also change.

  • What makes frozen shrimp mushy?

    For best results, buy IQF (individually quick frozen) shrimp in the shell and defrost them yourself. This goes double for whole shrimp (i.e. with heads still attached). The heads contain an enzyme that can quickly turn the flesh mushy if not separated from the body immediately after harvesting.

  • Why do you cook fish skin side down first?

    First of allβ€”skin is tasty! So when you're cooking salmon, keep that skin on: It provides a safety layer between your fish's flesh and a hot pan or grill. Start with the skin-side down, and let it crisp up. It's much easier to slide a fish spatula under the salmon's skin than under its delicate flesh.

  • Will a dogfish bite you?

    These β€œdogs” may not bite, but they sure can sting. On the leading edge of their dorsal spine is a big, white, needle-sharp spine, a formidable weapon capable of inflicting agonizing pain.

  • Can you eat shrimp if it smells?

    Foul smell Raw shrimp that is bad will have a fishy smell to it or the scent of ammonia. Both are indicators that your shrimp isn't good and therefore not safe to eat. Fresh shrimp that is shelled or unshelled shouldn't have much of a smell at all besides a little salty like saltwater.

  • What are the disadvantages of eating squid?

    The disadvantage of eating squid silk is that the nature of squid and other aquatic products is cold, and people with deficiency of spleen and stomach should eat less; squid contains more cholesterol, so people with cardiovascular diseases and liver diseases such as hyperlipidemia, hypercholesterolemia, ...

  • Should you soak clams in salt water?

    Soak your clams for 20 minutes in fresh water just before cooking. As the clams breathe they filter water. When the fresh water is filtered, the clam pushes salt water and sand out of their shells. After 20 minutes, the clams will have cleaned themselves of much of the salt and sand they have collected.

  • What is the tuna world record?

    1,496 pounds World Record Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Catches The largest one currently on record belongs to fisherman Ken Fraser, who caught a bluefin tuna off the coast of Nova Scotia, Canada in 1979. That fish weighed in at an astounding 1,496 pounds!

  • Do you have to purge oysters?

    Whether you buy oysters from a fish market or from a grocery store, you'll have to clean them before you prepare or cook them. Oysters live in the ocean, where they collect dirt and debris on their shells. To make them fit for consumption, this dirt must be scrubbed from the outside of the shell.

  • Is making a pearl painful?

    In nature when grit gets embedded into an oyster's soft body, as protection it begins covering it with nacre. A pearl is thus formed – a result of three to seven years of suffering. ... The pain on getting a splinter under our skin is very a mild form of what the pearl oyster is made to suffer.

  • What fish will attack guppies?

    Species with long, flowing fins and tails may see the guppies as rivals and fight with them, and bettas and gouramis can quickly kill guppies if they decide to attack them.

  • How can you tell if razor clams are fresh?

    Make sure razor clams are alive and fresh. Poke the white fleshy part gently and if it wriggles back inside the shell, this indicates freshness. However, don't keep razor clams immersed in fresh water as they'll drown.

  • What fish will eat river shrimp?

    If you have predatory fish like larger cichlids, channa, puffers, large wild betta, etc. then they are a nutritious food for them and a good bit of fun to chase about. Feeding live River Shrimp is a great way to get any of the larger freshwater or marine fish to feed. The shrimps are safe to feed your fish.

  • How rare is it to find a pearl in an oyster?

    Experts say the chances of finding a pearl in an oyster is about 1 in 10,000.

  • Is clam a filter feeder?

    Oysters, clams, and other shellfish are efficient filter feeders that help remove excess nitrogen from waters by incorporating it into their shells and tissue as they grow.

  • Should you kill carp when you catch them?

    Dont Kill them. some people cut them and use them as bait or eat them, and that's okay, but unless it's an asian carp it's better to leave them alive.

  • Which fishes are lucky?

    What is the luckiest Fish? Arowana or the " Dragon Fish" is considered the most luckiest Fish among the Vastu Fishes. The far east versions often vouch for the Koi Fish, but it is seen as the symbol of fortune for those who persist in their goals and are highly ambitious.

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