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lemon oil for ich

I purchased some bait goldfish as starter fish for my 40 gallon tank. They came down with ich. I used lemon essential oil and it worked! Si…

Started by Kellrae

2 Mar 18, 2016
Reply by David

mail-order fish suppliers?

How do you get your fish? Several years ago, when I first built my modified CHOP mkII system, I ordered tilapia, catfish, & bluegill f…

Started by Daniel Risacher

4 Mar 18, 2016
Reply by David

Types of fish for aquaculture

Hello! I am all new to this, and I am seriously considering starting my own indoor aquaponic system; a small one to start.  However, with r…

Started by Dylan Valentine

10 Feb 11, 2016
Reply by Alex Veidel

My tilapia are breeding on their own, whats next.?

While we weren't trying to breed them but hoping they would on their own, I just noticed that 2 of my females have bulging mouths, I for su…

Started by MikeH

27 Feb 3, 2016
Reply by Jeff S

Giant Malaysian Prawn

Anybody here have experience raising Machrobrachium rosenbergii? Thinking about getting a few for my system to keep my sump tank clean, may…

Started by Alex Veidel

13 Jan 21, 2016
Reply by Alex Veidel

Can Tilapia breed in a current?

Somewhat new to aquaponics, have dual tanks set up.. system total is about 300 gallons.. My blue tilapia are getting close to breeding age,…

Started by January Spencer

8 Jan 18, 2016
Reply by George

Where do I buy tilapia food from?

Hello everyone, I lost my supplier of fish feed. Can someone tell me how I can get fish food for tilapia? Hopefully I can order it online a…

Started by Moe

8 Jan 17, 2016
Reply by David Gallentine

Perhaps a mini tank of daphnia (water fleas) might help your system? Filtering with fish snack bonus!

I don't do aquaponics but I do have a small fishpond with goldfish.  And up to this summer,  I could never see the darn things because the…

Started by Brian White

0 Jan 11, 2016

Pangasius Catfish

After many hours of research I have decied that pangasius Hypophthalmus the irredescent shark is probably the fish I ate and prefer to til…

Started by John Jay

20 Nov 25, 2015
Reply by David

Fish dying daily help!

I've had my system for about 6 months and everything was going good. Suddenly a couple of weeks ago I had a few dead fish, and now I'm gett…

Started by Chris Akers

8 Nov 13, 2015
Reply by Jeff S


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