A Simple Plan: Sales

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Tips for Breeding Koi Fish for Sale Koi is an ornamental variety of fish that’s beautiful as well as valuable. If you want to breed the fish for profit, you need careful consideration and special resources to have a profit business. The most important thing is to let quality koi fish grow so huge so they can fetch good money. For example, for maximum profits, aim to breed Sansai (the third-year koi), which costs more than Nisai (the second-year fish). What you need
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To get started with rearing koi fish, your pond must hold at least 4-6 feet of water. In addition, you need water supply as well as a filtration and aeration system to make sure the water’s perfect for raising koi.
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You can begin with just a couple of small, quality fish that will reproduce to increase your stock. If you want to add more fish with time, you should use a quarantine facility like a tank to separate established koi from new ones until you’re certain that the new stock has no diseases that might spread to others. Specially designed nets for holding koi are needed for harvesting them for sale. Use plastic bags or bowls to transport the koi to new owners. Feeding and caring for your koi Once you’ve began breeding koi fish, the costliest part of the project is feeding them. You must feed them properly as breeding healthy, growing koi is the secret to making handsome profits. If you’re raising young koi, give them fish food that has around 40% zooplankton proteins. As your fish get older, their protein requirements will go down. In colder months, when pond water becomes even colder, the fish will need less food. This can help you keep your expenses under control. How to find buyers One method of selling your fish is to offer them to dealers at a wholesale price so they mark up their prices and sell at retail prices. The sellers can sell the fish to those who want to add it to their decorative pond or hobbyists. Another method is to sell the fish directly to consumers at retail rates. You may ship the fish, but you will need to provide sufficient oxygen with the water and move them overnight. Thus, another option is to sell them online. Pricing your koi Determining your koi fish price starts with understanding what aesthetic aspects dictate price. According to CNN money, prices of koi fish may range from as low as $15 to as high as $5000. Some of the aspects that can affect koi fish prices include body shape, quality of skin, pattern and color of fish. If you raise show-quality koi, expect to rake in more profits than if you were raising smaller or younger koi.