Fish Food - Brine Shrimp


Grow Your Own Brine Shrimp

For Baby Fish & Reef Tanks

Hatch your own fish food or use as an educational tool. Includes 3 packets of Hatch Mix™. Add water and presto! Not intended to raise shrimp to adult size.

Product Features

  • All natural
  • Highly nutritious
  • Excellent for fish and reefs
  • Stimulates good growth and enhances the color of your fish

Small or Baby Freshwater Fish: Egg Laying, Live Bearing, Platys, Tetras and others.

Small Saltwater Fish: Gobies, Blennies and others.

Saltwater Invertebrates: Tridacnid Clams, Crabs, Feather Dusters, Shrimps, Sea Apples and others.

Corals: SPS, LPS and others.

1. Empty one pack of Hatch Mix into Shrimpery.

2. Using room temperature tap water fill Shrimpery to marker level and collector bottle to brim. Stir contents of Shrimpery until salt is no longer visible at bottom.

3. Cover collector bottle and Shrimpery. Water level should be higher than circular ledge in Shrimpery cover. (add water if necessary)

4. Place the collector bottle (lid side down) into Shrimpery cover. Note: tap top of collector bottle to release air bubble(s) that may be blocking hole in collector lid.

5. within 18 to 40 hours (depending upon temperature) brine shrimp, naturally attracted to light will be seen swimming up into the collector bottle*.

6. Feed your baby fish from the freshwater in the collection bottle. You may collect additional brine shrimp for as long as 24 hours. (to collect more shrimp as often as every 2 hours simply refill collector bottle with fresh tap water)

*Only the brine shrimp swim up through the hole and are washed free of salt. The saltwater being heavier than fresh water in the collection bottle stays behind.

  • Ingredients

    Shrimpery with lid, collection vial with lid, 3 Hatch Mix packets (Brine shrimp eggs, magnesium sulfate, sodium chloride).

  • Contains

    Brine shrimp contain beta carotene a natural color enhancer, high levels of lipids and essential unsaturated fatty acids required for biological processes.

  • Guaranteed Analysis
    Crude Protein Min 55.0%
    Crude Fat Min 18.3%
    Crude Fiber Max 19.0%
    Moisture Max 95.0
  • Available Product sizes

    1 unit with three hatch mix ITEM# 66170