Re: The business of flies
Fruit Fly culturing is 'Mad Science'.
There are a multitude of variables to getting it right.
Very frustrating for new hobbyists and why we recommend using a premade media mix to start.
Once you get it down, it's pretty easy and not too time consuming but for people that sigh when they have to buy flake food to feed fish and that level of pet care...well, you can see why the dart frog hobby grows very slowly if at all.
Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a bannana