Koi are kind of like cows

The koi are all in the large pond, so we’re busy feeding koi from 4 inches to 21 inches.  The smaller koi from the lower pond appear to have grown an inch in just a few days of swimming around the big pond.  The little fry that hatched earlier this summer are now 2.5 inches long and seen more often.  There are three that are orange-ish and two that are dark.  I crush up koi food for the smallest koi to feed upon but the big guys seem to enjoy crushed food was well. They remind me of  cattle, snuffling up the little bits in the ever present string algae… IMG_4142 IMG_4127 IMG_4143