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PostSubject: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 11:56 am

I have not bought Aquanutro for a long time, but due to a temporary lack of availability of Shogun, I bought a few bags of Aqua Nutro High Protein at the factory yesterday pending delivery of Shogun.

I was quite surprised to see that the pellets are now more brownish and not as red as before and do not sink. Have they changed it, or is it only my batch?

I know of a lot of people who changed their brand from Aqua Nutro to other brands because the High Protein pellets sink.

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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 1:51 pm

Good to hear....Now its just the smell problem. Wink

Do one get large growth pellets yet? or do they still insist that fish over 30cm don't need growth pellets?
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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 2:10 pm

Still only small High Protein.

They now also have an Aqua Nutro All rounder, but because it has less protein than the maintenance, I did not buy any.

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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 2:35 pm

Hi Admin

What is wrong with sinking pellets?

Obviously you not going to throw it near your bottom drains.

Koi are natural bottom feeders,and i think rather than them taking a few floating pellets at atime,they will gobble more from the ground.

Mixing floating and sinking i think is the idea.

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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 3:02 pm

Hi Anver, yes, koi are actually bottom feeders, but I like to view my koi during feeding time. It is a daily "social event", I believe it makes the koi more tame if you feed floating pellets, and feeding time is when you may spot health problems with fish and monitor their development easier. So much easier if they come up for feeding.

Bottom drains are often a concern, but so does skimmer boxes unless you use a feeding ring or put the pump off.

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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 3:05 pm

Hi,
Shogun left here this afternoon for Cape Town.
Date of Manufacture - Friday 26th November 2010.
Sorry we were two weeks behing production schedule.
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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeThu Dec 02, 2010 3:20 pm

Chris,

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Date of Manufacture - Friday 26th December 2010

You 2 fast................24 days 2 go!! Shocked
Must be 26th November 2010?
Return 2 the future.................................. lol!
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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeFri Dec 03, 2010 8:39 am

Chris Neaves wrote:
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Shogun left here this afternoon for Cape Town.Chris

Good to hear thanks. Have a few clients waiting for stock.

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PostSubject: Re: AquaNutro   AquaNutro Icon_minitimeTue Dec 07, 2010 2:38 pm

Kindly be advised that we have stock of Shogun again.

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