Hello all!I saw there were quite a few Sacramentans on this forum, thought I'd jump on in. Mine's a year+ old system, IBC tote fish tank with an SLO draining to my "growbed" and then to a sump…Continue
"One (short) month's growth. The nasturtium has been hacked back about once a week, it's growing like mad. I doubted if it would ever bloom as I have persistently high Nitrates, but it just started loading up on new buds with a few opening…"
"Brian, good afternoon.
I'm raising Bluegill and Channel Catfish together. There was a time the tank was Bluegill only and solids accumulated evenly across the entire tank bottom. Upon adding the catfish, solids would…"
It's really easy to shade your tank so our hot temps shouldn't be something to worry about. If you choose fish species that are adaptable to the temp swings we get you'll be fine. Mostly people are concerned…"
"Paul, good morning.
I did meet Scott from ReSoil Sac this weekend and he was over for a quick visit dropping off 300+lbs of goodness.
Thanks for the tip about linking to the Sac group, will do.
I don't think you and I have met yet, but if…"
Sorry to have missed this post originally*. Odd that your bluegill are eating at 44 F. Mine definitely have no appetite at that mark. Lately with warmer temps and greenhouse, water is up in the 60's and they are…"
Good growth in winter once the trees drop their leaves. On the North side of the growbed is an array of mirrors to bounce some sunlight back into the plants. I'd been planning on pulling the pak choi which is bolting, but I spotted a native solitary…
"My 'growbed' is undersized for the system capacity, so I added a couple knocked together towers to increase media surface area.
There are 4 of these now, made from 4" vinyl fence and filled with red lava rock. The tower bottoms…"