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This is a place we can share and help each other in our new industry.  If you have already established yourself in the industry or are looking to this group is for you.See More
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Matt Miskinnis commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"This summer has indeed been a bitch.  Last weekend I went all out to cool my system.  I have the plants - 9 + pepper plants in my tall grow bed and they have been stagnant in the heat, they are alive but not producing flowers. My second…"
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Stevan Covic's discussion Advice on hybrid setup
"That basically looks what's called a fluidized bed filter (in the aquaculture industry)...in aquaponics (hybrid designs) it seems like folks 'usually' have enough bio filtration, but not enough solids filtration ( like Jeremiah…"
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Jeff S replied to Aquamaple's discussion A Winter Greenhouse Construction Plan for Northerners
"Last year when cold weather hit I rushed and built an 8x10 GH. I was happy with the results but struggled to keep it warm. This year I am expanding to 14x21 but will be able to reuse the walls. I am anticipating no further growth but will be…"
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Jeremiah Robinson replied to Aquamaple's discussion A Winter Greenhouse Construction Plan for Northerners
"I did a bunch of research on SCHS for a customer recently.  They're gangbusters for cooling, but heating gain is minimal.  The real winter advantage is that they heat up the ground earlier in the season, which doesn't do much for…"
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Jeremiah Robinson replied to Charlotte Seibert's discussion Hot weather plants
"Tropicana - I'll have to try that.  Nelson Pade use Lollo."
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Jeremiah Robinson replied to Stevan Covic's discussion Advice on hybrid setup
"It's basically a bucket that the water flows through that's filled with these with an air stone in the bottom.  It will do your nitrification for you (i.e. no media in your grow bed needed) if you have one of them, though,…"
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Sonja Martin Young replied to Aquamaple's discussion A Winter Greenhouse Construction Plan for Northerners
"I chatted with our local guy about geothermal in our area. His take is that the systems that he uses would not be able to keep up with the temperature extremes in our area so I would still have to have a conventional heater and he ran some numbers…"
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Aquamaple replied to Aquamaple's discussion A Winter Greenhouse Construction Plan for Northerners
"I'm kind of thinking like Sonja where I plan to do it once. The structure I am planning will be too big to dig it all up a second time."
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Azwildbill commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"Hi has anyone ever been to the shrimp farm at Gila Bend?  I think it's parcel number 402-03-011w  on the http://maps.mcassessor.maricopa.gov/ web site. It's owned by az-wood holdings. It is listed as agriculture/vacant…"
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Mr. Python replied to Mr. Python's discussion My 3 bed + 1 DWC system - Cape Town - South Africa
"Hey Alex, Actually i only fleetingly thought of snapping a pic then didn't, I was trying to prevent anymore deaths. My SLO was a 50mm 90° bend into the lid of one of the IBCs. I heated the end that poked through a cutout in the top of the…"
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Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair replied to Carson Miller's discussion Auto Siphon Not Stopping
"Put an elbow at the bottom of the standpipe that goes from 3/4 up to 1 1/2 inch  and use 1  1/2 pipe for your long run under the grow bed. Air actually needs to enter from the bottom to stop the siphon."
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Jeff S replied to Aquamaple's discussion A Winter Greenhouse Construction Plan for Northerners
"Some how all this takes away the "hobby" aspect of aquaponics. But I'm just as guilty as anyone.I see an idea and I have to try it."
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