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Food for Blue Gil

I have given my goldfish away and now have blue gil.  I was given some trout food but they don't appear to be eating.  They look fine, wate…

Started by Linda Logan

5 Jan 22, 2014
Reply by Linda Logan

Oxyge in water

I read all the time about the importance of maintaining adequate oxygen in the water. Is there a way to measure oxygen in the water?

Started by Jeff S

18 Jan 17, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

where to find ibc parts in USA

I have a clawson ibc that needs a cap but it is 9 inches.  Does anyone know where I can find one in the USA?  Does a ibc liner have informa…

Started by Tommy Dendy

9 Jan 13, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

water manifold for the flooding/dripping

what type of manifold do you use?  Just starting up my system. very small system.  thanks. 

Started by Marlena Nel

10 Jan 8, 2014
Reply by Jim Fisk

Growing carrots in clay media bed

Has anyone tried growing carrots or other root crops in the clay media bed? I'm experimenting now and think I will try carrots in the media…

Started by sherrie p cockram

2 Jan 8, 2014
Reply by sherrie p cockram

Grow medium

I have a large box and am going to put in pots within the large box, I supposed I will fill the box with some kind of medium that isn't imp…

Started by patricia duron- okerblom

11 Dec 22, 2013
Reply by TCLynx

Its been 6 weeks… trouble cycling.

6 weeks running my system. I have about 1000 gallon system hybrid system - media and dwr. (500 gallon fish tank) I have plants growing and…

Started by Kristen Lamb

15 Dec 16, 2013
Reply by Kristen Lamb

Just starting out

I just got my system built and am currently in the process of rinsing the gravel that I am using.  I probably should have rinsed it before…

Started by Gillian Burrus

17 Dec 16, 2013
Reply by TCLynx

Nitrates really high

My nitrates are really high, hard to get carbonates up and pH is hanging about 6.0   I have about 40 large (4 -5 inch) goldfish in 400 + ga…

Started by Linda Logan

6 Dec 15, 2013
Reply by Linda Logan

Tank/growbed ratio

I have a 20 gallon tank that I want to use to set up our first system (indoors). I can't seem to wrap my head around what size container I…

Started by Deanna Perry

5 Dec 15, 2013
Reply by TCLynx


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