"I built this deck over a retaining block wall to make it easier to walk from the fishtank to the grow beds. A recycled carport frame provides the support I need for the shade netting. Each grow bed is about 150 Gallons…"
I made these in my photo program to better show how the Water bridge overflow siphon pump works. i hope people like it. and build their own to use instead of drilling a hole in fish tanks etc. the cans in this also work as a mini swirl filter."
Hello guys! This is my first discussion, and first attempt at an aquaponics system. So I totally understand that the first thing every body is going to say is that: Im starting to big, scale it down and experiment first. A couple reasons Id like to…See More
"Alex, I am growing Japanese cucumbers. They are self-pollinating, except that pollination is not happening without my intervention and even then I am still seeing the ovaries whither away. Perhaps the mineral deficiency hasn't been…"
"Well...ended up doing about a 50% water change and re-configuring the FT to GB water flow routing. So far, so good..fish are acting fairly normal again. Had some trouble with the bell syphons...all seems to be running good…"
"BK, You used my opening line to most of my posts, "I am not an expert". All most of us do is share what we have read, seen, and experienced in hopes that it will help someone else. Thanks for the effort you put in to sharing all that info.…"
"I added around 3 Tbsp of epsom salt and probably 1.5 times that of Iron about 3 or 4 weeks ago. Just added 4 more Tbsp of epsom salt and about the same amount of Iron again yesterday.
One thought I had is that I use a sand filter on occasion…"
"Hello Amaury Rolin,
Sorry for such a delayed reply.
Not all bricks are created equal. Your rise in pH is probably because your brick have a high lime content. I always use a weak acid to test batches before use. If it fizzes a bit more…"