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  • How to Breed Shrimp-Monthly Meeting

How to Breed Shrimp

Thu, Apr 02, 2020   7:15 pm

Monthly Meeting

King of Kings Lutheran Church 2330 North Dale Street, Rosevilleview map
An in depth look into breeding Neocaridina shrimp. Robert will share his three keys to success and what a perfect shrimp setup should look like. As the countries largest importer of shrimp for retail, Robert will share some of his biggest mistakes and lessons he learned along the way.

robert lupton 600Robert Lupton is the owner of Flip Aquatics, LLC based out of Warren Ohio. His business focuses on freshwater shrimp, snails, nano fish and plants. Robert is known across the country for his freshwater dwarf shrimp. Since 2010, he has worked with many species of shrimp to gain a better understanding of their care, breeding and other environmental factors that lead to successful keeping.

Robert graduated from Westminster College with a double major in accounting and business administration. After graduating, Robert started a medical weight loss clinic in Pennsylvania. After a year, he decided to pursue his dream of making a business out of his passion for the aquarium hobby. In July of 2014, Flip Aquatics, LLC was formed. Since then, Robert has acquired a 7,000 sq ft facility equipped with over 300 aquariums and 30 ponds.

Robert’s focus is to grow the shrimp hobby in the United States through education and by providing quality shrimp. With a YouTube following of over 80,000 people, Robert creates videos to help educate the everyday hobbyist and to encourage people to give shrimp and nano fish a try. As the hobby grows, Robert plans to continue to grow and expand with it.