"Just an fyi, You are invited to my lecture on the "Power of Aquaponics" at ASU Tempe Az's, School of Sustainability Noon, Tuesday April 1st 12pm. Please RSVP at the link below. The room fills fast. We look forward to seeing you…"
I saw an older question about this Company. And now I remember what my mother used to tell me."If you can't say anything nice, Don't say anything at all!"That said, does anyone know of a good source for Talapia?JimSee More
"Being in Europe, I'd start with comparing the UVI system's condition (virgin islands climate) with your climate. if severely different, (too hot in Namibia?) you could opt for a shaded in-ground fish tank, and, if neede, even have the grow…"
Hi All, in consideration of our climate, would it make sense to start an aquaponic farm in Namiba? I'm frustrated with the poor quality of greens we get imported from South Africa plus the high prices plus the chemicals sprayed all over it. Our…See More
This group is dedicated to those who are interested and growing in wicking beds. Wicking beds in conjunction with aquaponics can enable us to grow just about every crop that cannot be grown in standard aquaponics. Lets discuss deign, operation and…See More
While A. King is correct, that bacteria need a surface to grow upon, they are also water-born to an extent. In my glass 55-gallon aquarium indoors, there is a brownish growth on the glass. This is the bacteria we are talking…"
"DJ, I don't think water alone will help with cycle time. The bacteria live on surfaces and are not water-borne. While cycling, you want to keep you Ammonia at around 3-4 ppm. With that said, if you have plants in the…"
The rate of heat transfer between two object is directly proportional to the temperature difference between those objects. The greater the difference in heat, the faster the thermal energy will move to from the hot object to the…"
"I have a 50gal system in my house with Nitrate very high and was going to start doing a water change out and put it into the larger system outside to help the cycle time. At what level of ammonia would that be OK?"
"So you increased the amount of feed with the rising temperatures?? It is hard to know for sure without more information. However, with increased feed your fish you are increasing the amounts of ammonia in your system. The ammonia is toxic to fish,…"