Koi Pond Winter Preparation and Survival Guide

Koi Pond Winter Preparation and Survival Guide

Summer is over. Fall is here. And winter pond care is quickly on your mind with snow in the forecast. For our beloved Koi, what should we do?   Fall (as well as spring) is a vulnerable time for Koi because water temperatures fluctuate and start dropping. If we do...
What is a Nishikigoi? (Koi Fish History Explained)

What is a Nishikigoi? (Koi Fish History Explained)

Learn the history of koi fish (Nishikigoi) and how they came to be such beautiful living jewels. Read about their Japanese origins from the carp and the long selective process that has created such strong body forms with vibrant colors. Defining Nishikigoi: Japanese...
How To Care For Your Koi Fish After Receiving It

How To Care For Your Koi Fish After Receiving It

Use this guide to properly introduce new koi fish into your pond using the proper quarantining, pond care, and water quality control methods for good husbandry in koi care. Based on our Japanese breeders and koi farm, these techniques are what work best when receiving...
Sanitizing the Koi Farm – Letters From Taro Kodama

Sanitizing the Koi Farm – Letters From Taro Kodama

This is a summary of our announcements during our sanitizing process of Kodama Koi Farm. “The past month has been difficult for Kodama Koi Farm. But I believe it was a test on our commitment which is to deliver healthy and beautiful Japanese Koi to Koi hobbyists...