Nishikigoi breeding and exporting from Korea In the year 2000, I started growing Nishikigoi. I saw the cultivation of these beautiful ornamental carps as a good alternative to the more traditional, Korean agricultural products. The global financial crises and the opening of the Korean market for FTA agricultural products force our farmers to use their … Continue reading Kim Young Soo’s vision
Go Sanke, most important written by Hugo J. Smal During the Japanese Edo period (1603 - 1867), the successive Shoguns (rulers of military castes) always came from three closely related families: Mito, Kishu and Owan. They are known as Tokugawa Go-Sanke, which are considered the most important genera of the period. As a tribute to … Continue reading Koi varieties, an introduction
A good start is half the work. Written by Hugo J. Smal There is a lot to discuss how best to build a koi pond. Every advanced koi lover has his thoughts on this (which, incidentally, are quickly elevated to dogmas) and tricks that are often worth taking over. Visiting many koi ponds is therefore … Continue reading A reliable Koi pond.
Learn to buy Koi, you will love it! Written by: Hugo J. Smal Images Toen Feyen Is there a manual for buying koi? It's difficult because assessing koi is more than just adding up. Working at the Goyang Koi farm means that I'm not buying Koi. I must help to sell them. For us, that … Continue reading Assessing koi is more than just adding up!
We make Koi keeping easier and better! To sell Nishikigoi means for us to help you with buying them. To give away the information needed to build a beautiful Koi collection and to keep them healthy. If these carps come from the Goyang Koifarm we would be very proud. That's why we publish stories about … Continue reading Goyang Koifarm Koi info
Welcome! Goyang Koifarm: the Korean Koi Wave! The Goyang Koi farm brings a good splash of water to the Korean wave: Hallyu. On top of K-pop, K-music we introduce K-Carp. We grow Korean Fancy carps on our farm. In Japan, these beauties are called Nishikigoi or Koi for short. We call them Ing-eo (잉어). In … Continue reading Home Goyang Koifarm
And now Koi breeding again! written by Hugo J. Smal The International Air Transport Association (IATA) named Incheon airport the best airport in the world. ¥ou notice that when you walk towards the exit. It is modern, efficient and above all, very beautiful. The marble floors shine. The Yi dynasty tribal statues of Confucian scholars … Continue reading From Goyang Koifarm to Baedagol theme park
KOI: RELAXING IN A BUBBLE BATH! Start your Koi hobby with a positive basic attitude. written by Hugo J. Smal My fascination with koi lasts for twenty-seven years now. I bought two carps and tipped them into my natural pond. From that time on, my conversation about the fish started. It soon went wrong. After … Continue reading The positive basic attitude.