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Re: Daphnia, yeast, and stuff
How big of a container to you keep your daphnia in?
>How's this for dead? I was told that LFS recommends using sweet patato
>baby food as a daphnia food source, so I ran out and got some strained
>sweet potato baby food. I mix a spooful in about 4-5 times its volume of
>water, stir, and pour into my daphnia culture until it's slightly orange.
>I have an air stone in the culture, so things are kept in suspension. The
>daphnia love it. Only problem is, the daphnia turn orange and if I
>slightly overdo the food, they disappear! Of course, they reappear as the
>food is eaten. Next, I'm going to try strained peas.
-dranney at alvord_k12.ca.us
-Science Teacher, Technology Coordinator
-Wells Intermediate School