This is a list of the most commonly asked about items and where to purchase them or what specifications to get.
None of these companies or websites are advertisers here. These are just the places that most of us have found to have the best product at the best price.
If anyone has any items to add or other purchasing locations, OR disagreements, this would be the place to discuss it. We will continue to add on to this list.
Ant keeping equipment:
Test tubes (Glass is recommended, as it does not scratch and fog after repeated cleaning. 16mm diameter will be fine for most ants. 150mm length is recommended to give most ants the space they need, and a large enough water reservoir to last until their first workers eclose)
Foam that can be used as test tube holders
Formicarium building materials:
BoxBox Stackable Containers
Test Tube Foraging Containers.
Mesh (100 micron mesh will keep ants of any size contained)
http://www.ebay.com/...ef sieve filter
Grout (Polyblend brand works well)
SUNBURST Ant Nectar
The Complete Ant Juice Ant Food Supplement
Pesticide-free Kentucky Bluegrass seed
Edited by dspdrew, July 17 2020 - 3:34 PM.