Yes, I have some common carp. I'm groing mostly tilapia. I would never recommend anyone run more than 0.25 lbs per gallon in an aquaponic system. I don't have gill parasites that I've noticed.
"This also happened to me several years ago. The ants actually built a bridge and cemented it to polyethylene film. the bridge was over 1" in length across the inch gap between the tank and the Styrofoam being used to grow Oak Leaf lettuce about…"
"Thanks Ernest. Yeah, I've been having some deaths the last few months- I have around 200 lbs in each of my 485 gal. tanks which is WAY overstocked, but I'm waiting to move to my new system and I don't want to cull to many!…"
"Coco Coir ground up mixed with small pea gravel in very large shallow pots that drain back to a sump then pumped under pressure to the fish tank where it will be sprayed into the tank to oxygenate it. This is what I plan to use for Tomatoes…"
"If you don't separate the sexes, you will have a bunch of small slow growing fish. Just like with Tilapia.
I think that if you control the mating Blue Gill could become a very good Fish
"That's a beautiful fish. What variety is it? I know it's a Tilapia, but what variety?
I'm trying to find information on Rocky Mountain White strain. It's supposed to tolerate lower temperatures well.
Like in the 70 degree F.…"
Thanks Ernest. Yeah, I've been having some deaths the last few months- I have around 200 lbs in each of my 485 gal. tanks which is WAY overstocked, but I'm waiting to move to my new system and I don't want to cull to many! I'll just let the weak ones die off until I can move them into a larger, more spacious system where they'll be happier.
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