"I have recently experienced the same problem. I have a very small 2 gallon aquarium system for my herbs. My basil recently developed black spots. I did not notice any of the light green areas around the black spots as displayed in the photo above,…"
"Ken, thanks for the building code reference.
Interesting phone call with City of Sac Planning just now. I am part of a group promoting revisions to City code to facilitate Urban Agriculture in general, an umbrella that covers aquaponics.…"
I'm back in Hawaii now & have a source for Tilapia here. I'm considering going to UH Hilo, & taking their agricultural degree, so I am slowly getting hooked up on this side again after living in Kau & Kona for…"
"I've given serious thought to a hard-structured greenhouse but have decided on a simple canvas "portable" greenhouse. The requirements (given our zone) would be adequate ventilation and fans (and/or other cooling methods) for the…"
"I'm in Southeast Alabama near Dothan. I've got a small simple flood and drain media system with a 200 gallon tank and approximately 27 square feet of grow space. I've had my system running for about a year and a half and my…"
"I'm going for 30% to 40% leca joined with 60% to 70% "river rock".the rock I'm finding at better prices is man-made from quartz and silica. its sold as river rock but it is a sub-product from making glass or something like that.…"
"I have a system running around 8.2 as well and am interested in any experiences in successfully lowering the pH. We have an expanded shale media which we believe to be the main culprit.
Maggie, in the past we have tried low doses of…"
"Interesting. In the first response they differentiated between a greenhouse and an accessory structure. This is similar to a shade structure being specifically named in the building code as not needing a permit."
Hello, My White Brook farm, White Nile tilapia are 8 months old and are very vigorous and healthy looking. I am hoping they will start to reproduce. The dominant male is about 10" and some of the females are over a foot long. I think my…See More
"My response from ezpermit address in March was that greenhouses do NOT require a building permit, as specified in the State building code. Electrical in a GH, however, would require a permit. Also, I had a conversation with three City…"
"Like folks say...there are many reasons cucumber leaves turn brown and die...and squash blossoms drop...Not all are related to plant essential elements lacking...
Potassium sulfate (Sulfate of Potash...K2SO4) doesn't require any sort of…"