Here is a full and detailed video of the Harvest today. 2 Nisai ponds were harvested. This is start to finish.
Did a rough video of what we do when we are in Japan. Where we go, some of the breeders we visit, it is a little insight into our day when we are out here. No two days are the same but this is more of a typical day.
We often get asked how we Quarantine our Koi and what we quarantine for exactly. In Japan, the Koi will stop feeding around 1 week before they get harvested, this is when many breeders will start draining the big mud ponds in Niigata. Then depending on the breeders schedule and how many mud ponds they […]
The website is now pretty much up to date. We have been working on it for a while but it has been time consuming. We have sorted out the P&P issues and the payments. Products have all been updated with the latest prices too. We are not massive dry goods suppliers and what we have […]
As many people know we are big advocates of Nexus filtration, at our facility and installations for clients. We have 8 units running at Quality Nishikigoi, all the newest models of Nexus 320’s and Nexus 220’s. We have them filtering ponds from 1700 Gallons to 4000 gallons. The confidence we have in this product is […]
With the trip now just a matter of days away, we have set up a Koi for Sale page for Koi we buy in Japan. The pictures may not be like the ones we take when we get back to the UK and add to the website but they will show the Koi. We will […]
Last March we imported our first ever shipment of Tamasaba which are Japanese Goldfish, into the UK. They are very rare over here and you need special import permits etc to get them here. Which we have. So in March we brought in some small ones from Matsunosuke, very vivid red. We sold most of […]
Here is an article written for Koi Carp Magazine which Tim did a few years ago. It is still relative today. Click the link below to open the PDF. 025-027 Buying Koi Dec 10
Our good friend Mark Gardner who spends a lot of time travelling around the world taking some fantastic shots of Koi and Koi events. We advertise on his website and have done for many years, you can keep up to date with much of the industry news as these days this is pretty much […]
Just to make some of our new clients aware that we do offer a Koi buying trip service to Japan. Japan buying trips are becoming very popular, with many wanting to go directly to Japan to purchase that special Koi. Tim has been guiding clients around the Mountains of Niigata for over 20 years. […]