Spawning Continues

Spawning Continues
Whilst the fry from the first spawnings are about to go out into a mud pond, other parent sets are busy spawning in neighbouring spawning tanks. This is a new female Kohaku for us from Matsue. She has all the right qualities and is full of eggs  - although she is becoming less so as I type!  We'll keep our fingers crossed that this will be a good one! (Lisa)
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Spawning is underway

2017 Spawning is underway
Spawning is underway at Cuttlebrook.  Here are some of our fry, still in the spawning tank, that have hatched in the last few days.  They are totally transparent at the moment and the most obvious things about them are their eyes and the air bubble in their swim bladders.  These guys will be going out into a mud pond in the next few days where they will have lots of natural foo...
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Awards

With increasing regularity, Koi bred here at Cuttlebrook are being entered in to Koi shows around the country and coming away with awards. The following pages detail those awards that the owners have been kind enough to tell us about. If you have entered any of our fish into a show and won an award, please let us know and we will add you to our roll of honour. To all those who ...
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Crouch Valley Koi Show 2015

    Owner: Laurence Harvey Show Class Size Award Best Overall 2 1st in Utusrimono and Best Overall Kawarimono 3 1st Showa 2 1st Asagi/Shusui 4 2nd Bekko 3 2nd Hikarimoyo 2 2nd Kawarimono 1 2nd   Kohaku 1 3rd
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Spring Koi Show 2015

Koi Owner: Laurence Harvey Show Class Size Award Bekko 2 2nd Showa 2 2nd Utsurimono 2 2nd Kawarimono 3 1st Asagi/Shusui 3 3rd   Koi Owner: Mathew Ball Show Class Size Award Bekko 2 3rd Hikarimuji 2 1st Hikarimuji 3 1st
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Cuttlebrook Filtration

Cuttlebrook low pressure bead filter
In an ideal world, where money was no object, we would have a drum filter on every tank on the farm to provide mechanical filtration, but drum filters are expensive so Mark, resourceful as ever, has come up with his own solution to provide the best filtration possible for our Koi and he believes his design is the next best thing to a drum filter for efficiently removing waste ...
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