Breeding Koi the Japanese Way
The New Vision Production team has a track record of koi programming that speaks for itself. However, even by their high standards, this is a remarkable look into the incredible process of creating high class koi. For anyone with a desire to understand more about the fascinating culture of Nishikigoi, this DVD is essential viewing.
Never before has such unprecedented access been granted to the secrets of the world's largest koi farm. Incredible footage includes;
- Preparation of parent koi
- Extraction of the female's eggs
- The exact moment of fertilization
- Breathtaking close ups of the tiny, newly hatched fry
- Feeding fry ponds & mudponds
- The first and second culls
For the Japanese breeders of Nishikigoi, summer is a time of early mornings and late nights. The time of year when parent koi are spawned and the all-important process of growing and nurturing fry take place. Over the course of this programme, we will follow the staff of Sakai Fish Farms through the entire process in a fascinating "access all areas" look into the breeding and culling of koi.
Producer: New Vision Videos. PAL (Region 0) format. This DVD will play in all computer based DVD drives, and most home DVD players.