AGA Chapters Wasn't this mentorship, apprenticeship, teacher student, the whole point of AGA Chapter system? How many people have worked to form a chapter? You can on explain so much in writing and photos. You need to sit down, look at fish, discuss concerns, best practices, pros and con's, in person. I believe that with Ranchu we did study groups, the ones that participated in those would probably agree. If people truly want to grow in the hobby there is no better way to do so in person. Then come back here and further those discussions had in person and share with others from more diverse geographic regions.