Actually, many folks feed their bigger cichlids convict fry. Convicts are really easy to breed; as someone described it today they would "breed in a coke can if given the chance" LOL
Its not much diff from breeding guppies as feeders. Either way, it ensures the fish who eat live food are getting healthy SAFE live fish, and not some nasty diseased feeder from the lfs
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