Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2008 11:48 am Post subject: Re: COME JOIN THE HYDERABAD AQUARIUM CLUB!
Hello guys, is there another trip organized again? I recently joined this forum and would be very interested to check out breeding farms? I had been to Matsya darshini, and it was just decent... nothing too great... I wonder what are the varieties of fishes bred at Medchal? Any idea?
Joined: May 20, 2008 Posts: 1262 Location: City of NAWABS- Hyderabad
Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2008 11:49 am Post subject: Re: COME JOIN THE HYDERABAD AQUARIUM CLUB!
a brief write up on the trip,
we all met at rezimental bazar in front of th gopalpuram police station at 9:30 am,
the people who had come were,
Mr.Sharath kumar was kind enough to arrange two cars for us to take us to the breeding farm,
we started from rezimental bazar at 9:45am
took the NH7 which would lead us to jeedimetla and than to Medchal,
when we arrived at jeedimetla we stopped at a hotel and had tea(it felt refreshing),
there we met Mr.Ramakrishna(hatchery incharge) who lead us to the self help groups at jeedimetla,
these are a group of 3-4 families who are breeding livebearers,bettas and zebra danios,
we saw their ponds the fry ,the breeding pairs.......,
i thought the Htachery would be something like this as well but what lay in store for us really surprised me,
the members of the self help groups were kind enough to give us some plants and a double-tail female betta which i had been searching for a long time,
Then we moved on to the Hatchery at Medchal,
this hatchery was really mind blowing
saw some good varieties of african cichlids,goldfishes,tetras, good strains of fancy guppies,hi-fin platies,mollies,oscars,tigersharks,silver dollars,angels.....to name a few,
when asked they said they were concentrating mainly on goldfish,angels and livebearers,
they showed us the fry of guppies ,mollies and goldfish,
showed us the brine shrimp hatchery and how infusoria was being made,
the strains of fishes were very good and of excellent quality(no cross-breds,)only pure breds,
we were given snacks at the hatchery,then we thanked the staff of the hatchery and left ,
hoping to be there again
Joined: Jan 09, 2009 Posts: 87 Location: Hyderabad
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2009 3:22 pm Post subject: Re: COME JOIN THE HYDERABAD AQUARIUM CLUB!
This is mdkhaleel from Hyderabad. I am feeling great to see so many aquarists through this site. I was searching for hyderabad aquarists club on net for the past few months and now i am successful. i'm a fresher to this site, i want to join HYDERABAD AQUARIUM CLUB.
when is ourr next likely meeting
please let me know . i love to attend tat meeting
Joined: Jan 30, 2007 Posts: 2224 Location: HYD-is-good
Posted: Sun Feb 15, 2009 6:12 pm Post subject: Re: COME JOIN THE HYDERABAD AQUARIUM CLUB!
Hi hobbiestsof Hyderabad,
There is a get-together of the AHH club next sunday i.e., 22nd february, 11:30am.
Anyone who is visiting Hyderabad during that time are gladly invited for the meet.
Or any new member joining in from Hyd.
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