Since then we have grown to be the only producer of triploid grass carp in Georgia. For any pond or lake manager the Fathead Minnows should be the most important fish in their management program. The better your Fathead Minnow base, the faster everything in your pond will grow. They can feed on a live forage or you can supplement with a commercial feed. Special Delivery available for orders over $1000 These are available in the spring of the year (May) Bass should be stocked at a rate of 35-50 per acre. Size ranges from 1-7 inches. When it comes to vegetation control in your pond, grass carp are a cost effective, efficient solution to many types of problem vegetations. PERMITS FOR FISH & TRIPLOID GRASS CARP APPLICATIONS. It's almost impossible to overstock on Fatheads, so the more you have, the more your sport fish will benefit. A fun sunfish to catch. YOU CAN ORDER DIPLOIDS IF YOU LIVE IN THESE STATES, AR, MS, MO, AL, Serving All Your Pond & Lake Management Needs Since 1972. This is a food source for your bass population and for the supper table. Special Delivery available for orders over $1000 Minimum Order: 25 These fish will need to be re-stocked every 5 to 7 years on the average. These fish are available on our route trucks or for special delivery. We carry the F1 bass fingerlings. Happy fishing! Shad are an excellent source of forage for farm ponds and lakes. It will feed on a commercial feed with annual growth rates of up to 1/2 to 3/4 pound per season. We specialize in providing fish for stocking lakes and ponds. Mr. Williams met us at the pond site. Should be stocked as a supplement to bluegill population no greater than 10% (EX. Not sure what your exact pond management needs are? They are very high in protein, insuring a high conversion rate, and they are slow top-water swimmers, so all your sport fish will benefit. Today, Brian Simmons is the CEO of Owen and Williams Fish Farm. The Fathead Minnow will enhance your pond life in many ways. We contacted Paul Williams with Owen & Williams Fish Farms. This is the life blood of all good ponds or lakes. ... sterile grass carp fingerlings, white amur carp fingerlings, channel catfish fingerlings, hybrid bluegill fingerlings, bluegill fingerlings, bream fingerlings, redbreast bream fingerlingsā€¦ These characteristics make this fish perfect for any pond or lake. We do not ship fish by any other method. Albino Channel Catfish in the 2" to 4" size range are $80.00 per one hundred fingerlings. In most cases, if stocked at a rate of 10-15 per acre, these fish can control all of your weed problems within a year's time. Fish are available on our route trucks or for special delivery. Fall Fish Days end Friday, November 20th. No problem, we offer pond management consulting services and will provide you with the best recommendations to fit your pond fish and pond management needs. Best if stocked in ponds 3 acres or larger but can be stocked in smaller ponds. Coppernose Bluegill are aggressive but remain a low impact fish since their mouths are small. In 1981 we began when Paul Williams and his business partner, the late Ed Owen started producing channel catfish fingerlings for local growers. These fish will not get over 3 inches long, so unlike many types of minnows, the Fathead will never turn into a predator. Georgia Grown Fish Farm & Pond Management Supplies, Producers of Quality Fish for Recreation and Aquaculture. They eat 3 times their body weight in moss and vegetation per day. When stocked properly with an adequate supply of Hybrid Bluegill and Fathead Minnows, these fish may grow as much as 1 to 1 1/2 pounds per season. Today, Brian Simmons is the CEO of Owen and Williams Fish Farm. Supplemental feeding will often allow the catfish to achieve growth rates sometimes exceeding 1 1/2 pounds per season. Contacting Mr. Williams was the best thing we could have done for our pond. At Dunns Fish Farm we take pride in not only providing the highest quality fingerling fish on the market today, but one of the largest varieties too. This particular cross produces a fish with the large mouth of the sunfish and the aggressiveness of the bluegill, which enables the fish to grow faster and larger than common bream. Minimum Order: 25. When trying to manage any pond or lake the Fathead Minnow will be a tremendous asset to you and your fish. They do better in larger bodies of water, 3 acres or more, but can be found in smaller ponds. A few of the fingerling fish we handle for stocking your pond including: Triploid Grass Carp, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Sunfish, Crappie and Threadfin Shad. The rooted vegetation will continue to grow back while the Grass Carp keep it maintained. The Channel Catfish are one of the easiest fish to manage in your pond. Call now to find the Fish Day near you before the Season ends. In 1981 we began when Paul Williams and his business partner, the late Ed Owen started producing channel catfish fingerlings for local growers. Thank you, Owen & Williams Fish Farm, and thank you, Paul. With a good management program in place these fish can reach weights of 2 to 2 1/2 pounds and exceptional fish will reach the weight of 3 pounds or greater! my family and I decided to rebuild our pond. To achieve desired results these fish should be stocked at a rate of 10 per acre of vegetation, or increase this rate by 50% in spring fed or otherwise clear water impoundments where sun rays penetrate much deeper than normal. We take pride in not only providing the highest quality fish on the market today, but one of the largest varieties too.