Tarheel Ants Introduces New Zealand Honey
Tarheel Ants have introduced 3 different New Zealand honeys that they've been testing on their own colonies for the last 18 months. During this time they're Camponotus colonies were more successful when fed with this honey, fruit flies and crickets as the main food source.
The honey they're offering is Dandylion, Manuka, and Beechwood. Multiple honeys have been offered to increase the likelihood of supplying the ants with a food source that is a suitable replacement for what they would find in the wild.
Be sure to head over here and check it out. Pick some up for as little as US$4.
An internally lit formicarium from Mark Newton.
An amazing sand/soil founding formicarium from the owner of Formiculture.com.
Spider Ants have proven to be incredible hard to obtain. Recently we had the unique opportunity to acquire a colony and shoot this short video inside the nest.
Along with our photography of ants in the wild, in the studio and in high magnification, we've been experimenting with a new method that puts ants into 360 degrees.
Ants Australia seem to have bigger aspirations than just a successful YouTube channel and are now producing and selling formicariums and other ant keeping essentials.
In their latest Ant Desk video they show us how useful fruit flies can be as a primary source of protein for your ants.
Good news Australia! We're now stocking Tar Heel Ants Formicariums in our store.
Every year ant keepers across the world go out and collect queens for their personal colonies and also sell or trade with other ant keepers in the hobby. This year in Europe, people will have an extra reason to collect.
Ants Australia's new series of videos, beginning with "How to build an ant nest".
I imagined a torrent of red Myrmecia flowing from the entrance of this nest like lava from an active volcano and decided “Vesuvius” was an appropriate name for my latest creation.