Summary of Expertise Courses
We explained our expertise on Koi in six sessions. There are many technical terms related to Koi(Nishikigoi）, and it may be difficult for the general public to imagine what they are talking about. It is difficult to share images, especially for foreigners, as it is sometimes difficult to express in English. We hope that more …
The sixth lesson in our Koi expertise course is about “Shiroji”. I think the representative of Koi(Nishikigoi) that you often imagine is the variety called Kohaku. The red part of Kohaku is called “Beni” and the white part is called “Shiroji”. At first glance, “Shiroji” looks plain and plays a supporting role to accentuate the …
The fifth lesson in the Koi Expertise Course is about “Sumi”. “Sumi” refers mainly to the black pattern in Showa Sanshoku (hereafter, Showa) and Taisho Sanshoku (hereafter, Sanke). Red, white, and black pattern of Showa or Sanke is composed of “Beni” (red), “Sumi” (black), and “Shiroji” (white). It is said that it is very difficult …
The fourth lesson on Koi expertise is about “Beni”. I think the representative of Koi that you often imagine is the variety called “Kohaku”. The red part of “Kohaku” is called “Beni” and the white part is called “Shiroji”. “Beni” is composed of red scales and is also known as a “Hiban”. ”Beni” is a …
The third Koi expertise lesson is about “Physique”. When people who do not know much about Koi decide whether a Koi is good or bad, they often look only at the beauty of the patterns and the size of the Koi. Of course, size and beautiful patterns are very noteworthy points in viewing Koi. However, …
About Kiwa and Sashi
The second lecture on Koi expertise is about “Kiwa and Sashi”. Quickly, which of these two Koies do you all find more beautiful? Have you been able to spot the difference between Kiwa and Sashi? About Kiwa Beautiful Kiwa are ① and Sashi are ④. Take a look at the first two photos.You will notice …
I will write about an expert knowledge for Nishikigoi beginners. The first article will be about “Tate-Koi”. Nishikigoi lay hundreds of thousands of eggs at a time. However, not all of them turn out to be good Koi. After hatching, they go through primary and secondary sorting, and only a small percentage of the selected …
Nishikigoi you want now is Your favorite Nishikigoi .
Hello everyone, my name is Onishi. This time I would like to write about what I think about Nishikigoi breeding. I think that people who have just started breeding Nishikigoi and those who have been breeding Nishikigoi for many years and are regulars at Koi show enjoy breeding Nishikigoi with a lot of ingenuity while …
A personal view on good Nishikigoi
Hello everyone My name is Onishi. “Grow your Nishikigoi to the ideal shape! This is the romance that every Nishikigoi lover pursues. It is said that Nishikigoi “grow to fit the vessel in which they are kept,” but it is not so easy to achieve the ideal form. This is why a Koi with a …
Wen old wisdom new
Hello everyone I ’m Onishi, the representative. Sometimes it’s effective to go back to the beginning by looking at a fish disease book and try medicines that you no longer use. You may forget it or get a hint!