Does anyone here farm catfish? Saw it in a book...

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by FrenchHen, May 3, 2009.

  1. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
    Bagshot Row
    That you can tank farm catfish pretty easily.

    Curious if anyone does it.
     
  2. Chicks_N_Horses

    Chicks_N_Horses Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 30, 2009
    South Alabama
    I grew up on the river and I used to catch baby catfish and put them in my fish tank. It was a 55 gallon tank. They never got much bigger than when I first put them in, just maybe an inch longer in the 2 years I kept them in it. I finally put them in a pond because I thought the tank was stunting their growth.

    That is my only experience...may not be the same thing you are talking about....
     

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