"how many gallons do you have?
Yes this fish will grow and need to be culled ,if they over saturate the system. But you cant expect nutrients to be available for your plants until you hit at least 1lb of fish per 3-5 gallons of water. Think about how…"
"Thank you for your reply.
Yes it's current, I'm using comet goldfish for now and couldn't find any information on how many to add except a lbs/gal calculation. It's very difficult to gauge with goldfish which I don't…"
"Looks like you could use some more plants.
also have you done the vinegar test on your grow media?
= get a jar and add 2 cups white distilled vinegar and a cup of grow media-
If you get bubbles you have lime stone in your media and this is…"
"@aquaman. I use every possible (plausible) method to heat the system water which in turn keeps the GH at least above freezing on most Winter nights. I also have 4 55g black barrels that sit in direct sunlight and of course absorb a good deal of…"
"My 1st few thoughts:
a- waste water has pathogens
b- you would have to have "treated" "clean" water to use in the system
c- "b" would mean that there is no benefit of using a aquaponics system to "treat"…"
"I am using red wigglers in my beds and been going 1 year with 1200 gallon FT with with 725 cubic foot grow media. I have some build up but you need to have a inch or so of nutrient filled sediment at the bottom of the grow beds. I assume at some…"