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      Flash forward five years~ F2 gen. Ki shusui at Play

      Continuing.

      This generation was very different from the first.
      We do have some shusui/midori, but also, some actual ki shusui!
      The expectation has been for the real thing to appear in F3, so we're a bit ahead of the game.

      During the so-called cull where I kept 750 fry out of 6,750, , I selected for white skin, blue with yellow markings, and those who looked ki shusui early on. I don't have hundreds of ki shusui, something to look forward to in 2020 when many years in the making ki shusui x ki shusui cross is on the dance card.

      Here are some photos of ki shusui and cousins at play on 6-19-18.
      Think of me balancing on a rock in the water with my history of falling in!
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      Updated for the 2018 Harvest: What is "ki shusui?" Short version http://www.kishusui.com

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      Great photos Max!!

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      Quote Originally Posted by FRK View Post
      Great photos Max!!
      Thanks, Mike!



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      Holy #$%^ Max, they look amazing. And it sure doesn't look like you skipped a cull.

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      Quote Originally Posted by inazuma28 View Post
      Holy #$%^ Max, they look amazing. And it sure doesn't look like you skipped a cull.
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      I take pix of these guys maybe twice a day. rain or shine. i'm learning so much about them, identifying them, finding similarities, differences, making mental decisions for the next cull. Trying not to wear you guys out with photos, honestly!!!!!
      Thanks for your feedback and support.
      I hope you're going to make it here in October.

      More soon!



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      Wow. Thank you, KoiRun.



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      See what I call the perfect ki shusui before it becomes elusive~

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      The path to the elusive ki shusui is how shall i say this -- difficult.
      Ki is elusive.
      Ki is especially elusive on a white or pale blue non-metallic fish.
      This fish is my favorite F2, now about 14 months old.
      The Ki is starting to leave even as I write this.
      Bindi (another ki devotee) once told me, "Ki comes, ki goes," and I took that to mean "Ki comes again"~ but that's my byb optimism.
      I've named this fish, "Legacy." See it now before it's a white koi with a blue zip. And please pardon the sunburn. It has gone away.

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      Rootin' for the ki to hang in there or return for this one. We know you have many more, but we don't like to see our favs lose their edge.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Matt24 View Post
      Rootin' for the ki to hang in there or return for this one. We know you have many more, but we don't like to see our favs lose their edge.
      Thanks, Matt!
      Some day let's figure out why we're doing this despite the odds.



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      Ten minute video of Russ Peters sexing our future ki shusui oyagoi. : http://youtu.be/AhROs1cjC18

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      I love the last one. Like Matt said hopefully is holds up. I love the 2 yellow lines with the zipper in between. Some others look great as well. Photos are spot on also

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      Quote Originally Posted by Koigrl View Post
      team ki
      The path to the elusive ki shusui is how shall i say this -- difficult.
      Ki is elusive.
      Ki is especially elusive on a white or pale blue non-metallic fish.
      This fish is my favorite F2, now about 14 months old.
      The Ki is starting to leave even as I write this.
      Bindi (another ki devotee) once told me, "Ki comes, ki goes," and I took that to mean "Ki comes again"~ but that's my byb optimism.
      I've named this fish, "Legacy." See it now before it's a white koi with a blue zip. And please pardon the sunburn. It has gone away.

      Hang in there, Max!
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      Quote Originally Posted by Koigrl View Post
      team ki
      The path to the elusive ki shusui is how shall i say this -- difficult.
      Ki is elusive.
      Ki is especially elusive on a white or pale blue non-metallic fish.
      This fish is my favorite F2, now about 14 months old.
      The Ki is starting to leave even as I write this.
      Bindi (another ki devotee) once told me, "Ki comes, ki goes," and I took that to mean "Ki comes again"~ but that's my byb optimism.
      I've named this fish, "Legacy." See it now before it's a white koi with a blue zip. And please pardon the sunburn. It has gone away.

      Oooooooooooooooooh, Legacy is positively gorgeous! Perfect name choice too. Would you hazard a guess as to size? Is that one of your current breeders?
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