Fragging Basics

How to Frag Corals

Fragging is essentially cutting up an existing coral colony into smaller pieces and then letting them grow into new full size colonies. In general, the easier a coral is to keep, the easier it will be to reproduce. Over the last few years fragging and frag swaps have become a hobby and industry mainstay for expanding the corals available as […]

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shaken up = twins

Yes, it is kind of goes in the “tell me something new”. We know that you can cut corals apart – frag and each piece will then grow into a duplicate of its parent piece. But this article takes the process to an earlier developmental level: coral embryos. It seems that multi-cellular embryos can be broken apart and the remaining […]

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3 vie for the title

With just a little more than a month to go it appears that the Captive Reef grow out contest is coming down to a three way race for the title. 4 polyps separate the three current leaders with the next closest contenders over 30 behind in their total count. There are some nice pictures and interesting experiments going on in […]

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Find Swaps, Shows, & Events

Reefkeeping Events List

Whether you are looking to go to one of the big industry shows or you just want to find an area frag swap we can help! You will find all sizes and types of reef keeping, marine, aquarium, and related events – and if you put on a swap or show we are happy to add it!

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