Here is what I know:
Prefer water temp 70-75 degree. But will stand in up to 80.
pH prefer 7-7.5
Growth: fast 5lb max usually .5-1 lb per year 7 year life span
Food....here is my ? I talked to one guy who raises them to sell who says they won't eat commercial fish food only live fish. Anyone out there know anyone who has crappie who can confirm or deny?
Also how hard is it to raise minnows to feed 100 crappie.....raise, breed and feed minnows to save cost