"Today was a better day... I was just due for a meltdown... Lol.
Anyway, I'm in the process of adding more heat to the room. Current baseboard was/is undersized for space. Will also be covering the tank with heavy duty clear plastic to retain…"
I've been battling fungus gnats lately and thought I was catching up with them. Today I ran my fingers through my media and discovered hordes of tiny white bugs. When I first uncover them they move quickly almost like jumping for cover. I have 2 GBs…See More
This is just a note of appreciation.
Thanks for starting a Arduino & aquapnics group. I'm a newbie in both, and will most likely be of little help to you, but I suspect you may be of great help to me, so I just…"
"This year I plan on only doing direct seeding in my aquaponic garden. I cheated a little, I placed some corn, tomato, bell pepper and cucumber seeds in zip lock bags with a moist paper towel. I placed the bags on top of my fridge for 2 days then…"
"The enjoyment received from activities such as these sometimes need to offer the only profit.
Sorry I haven't followed this conversation too well from the start or I would have a better idea of your over all set up. But from what I do know so…"
"Hi Lori - Thanks for the quick response. I would love to visit your farm. Someone also suggested contacting Max Myers in Willits. Maybe I could make two stops on my visit. I sent you a friend request so I can message you and…"
"Hi Max47 and Larry - I am located in Redwood Valley (20 min. north of Ukiah). We have 2 systems, 5 or 6 years old now. Have not been active on this site...but my systems have been up and running all this time. We raise goldfish, koi, bass and…"
"You are right it is carp, I wonder where it came from, the pond where we found these fish has Koi & Goldfish only. No one from the outside has access to this pond and now we have hundreds of this little guys.
"Hey Max47 - I live between Marysville and Oroville in the foothills. I joined this group last week. I'm just starting my first aquaponic garden and I'm looking for others in my area who already have a system set up, so I can…"
"Cheer up! the glass is half full. Any system needs some tweaking/set up.
Suggest that you borrow/invest in some measurement equipment - such as multi-meter ~ 10USD - should be available at any hardware…"
Had the great pleasure of meeting a fellow CA Aquapon, Andy from Santa Barbara. Got me to thinking we shouldn't be left out. There is a Florida and Colorado group so there has to be one from CA. Besides we can share links, ideas and suppliersSee More
"Glenn at Olomama Gardens described such a scenario, stating that it is possible to pump 10 stories high. Perhaps if you contact him, he can tell you how to do it.. Check out the videos and good luck.
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"Steve, (and everyone else)
You may or may not understand the following....
I'm a little overwhelmed by the failure of this project thus far... And in no way am I blaming you or anyone else...
If you noticed above, I alluded to health issues,…"