Update 4-1-15: Sure enough I woke up this morning to ranchu spawning! Here are the parents:
Update 4-4-15 11am: Eggs should hatch sometime later today:
Update 4-5-15 11 am: Eggs are starting to hatch now.
2 pm update:
Update 4-7 at 8 am:
Update 4-8 at 9pm. This must be the largest spawn I've ever taken.....
Update 4-21 Just finished culling the whole batch over 3 days.
Update 4-26 Culled thru the whole batch again
Update 5-3 Culled the group again for the 3rd time:
6-10-15 These are the ones I will grow out for awhile:
8-1-15: These are some of the best from this spawn:
8-7-15: Definitely time to call these Tosai, I think: