We managed to find some great small Tosai today. Its not often I get Tosai from Marusada but they were too nice not to and the selection was great – All Hand picked. Check out the Video. Kujaku 20-25cm Goromo 20-25cm Goromo 18-20cm Shiro Utsuri – 20-25cm Mixed Showa – 18-20cm Beautiful little fish. […]
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Today was not as busy as the previous days, some breeders are not fully staffed on a Sunday so its more of a lazy day. Still plenty of Koi to be seen but I used it more of a day to look for Koi I still need to buy. Then I will go tomorrow and […]
Today we to a few breeders which are around 40 minutes away from the mountains. Kase breeds many varieties but unfortunately had sold out of most of his Tosai but I did happen to find a beautiful Showa. Superb pattern. Then we left to take a look at Teradamari Koi Farm, they specialise in Gin […]
Its been a very long time since I last bought Koi from Dainichi Koi Farm. Today, that changed. As I have posted the last few blogs I have been looking for some really special Jumbo Tosai. Dainichi are one of the worlds very best Koi breeders, probably the most famous name out there in […]
Another beautiful day in Yamakoshi. Its really warm, probably not much good to those back in the UK! The snow is melting day by day and the water running down the mountains is amazing, will get some drone footage over the next couple of days. The Tosai hunt was in full flow today. We have […]
Today has been a glorious day for the weather. A high of 22C which makes going looking some excellent Koi even better. The first day is usually just to have a look round then decide what to buy over the rest of the trip. However some of the Koi were just too good to leave. […]
Well after around 33 hours we have arrived in Japan. It is not usually that long but because in Japan it is Cherry Blossom season and also Easter is not helping, we had to go the LONG way round. This is the route we took, which got us into Japan around 3 hours later than […]
Well the time has come to leave for Japan again. The Spring trip is a great time to buy Koi. There are all sizes, and qualities available to us in Japan. We mainly concentrate on Tosai on this trip. We are looking for some VERY special Jumbo Tosai so please keep an eye on our […]
Tosai Shipment. The Shipment for our Tosai that we picked in February will be with us next week. Another massive shipment for us when the majority of the Koi are just tosai, 60 boxes of excellent Koi. Of course, we will be quarantining them as soon as they reach our Warrington facility. Tosai are […]
Just a quick post to let people know that Koitrips will be taking a stand at the National this year. For more information please click here Koitrips.com Will be a great opportunity to meet up with guys who have actually been on Koi Buying trips to Japan with Koitrips.