Hi guysI'm new to aquaponics. Recently setup a system with two growbeds serviced by one pump.A few basic questions:1. My one growbed floods and drains at about 3 times the speed of the other. Is this acceptable or can it create imbalances and…See More
"One thing you might want to try as a way to get rid of the eggs/fry getting into your grow beds is to put a few goldfish in the tank with your tilapia. The goldfish I have are voracious when it comes to mosquto larva, tilapia eggs or fry, and i have…"
Met gemak sal net tonnel plastiek dan vervang met veselglas plate. Die rede hoekom ek PVC gebruik het is reeds vir sterkte sowel as roes met mosselbaai weer in gedagte die suidooster kan lekker waai daar op die kop. Ons plan is reeds…"
"Thanks, that's where I got them.
I had bought 200. I hadn't had too much loss except when I lost air to a tank. Then the ones that decided to jump out at night when I forgot to close the lid.
I bought 200 fish. They were roughly graded. I…"
"Devoid, I'm going to guess you bought these at Larry's Fish Farm or a similar place. They look exactly like the "Mozambique" I bought from there 2 years ago. From what I've been able to gather, they are really some sort of…"
"Now I have a real problem! My daughter has acquired two axolotls. And now she feels the need to harvest my worms? To feed them! She went out earlier and left two worms in my fridge in a cup of water, their still wiggling? I think it’s the…"
"I designed this filter when I was just starting out, after watching hundreds of you tube clips on water features, coy ponds and then stumbling onto IBC aquaponics. I have been using it for over twelve months now, it works a…"
"I looked into biochar before but for my dirt garden. Seems simple enough to make since I use a wood heater in my GH. I wonder if it could be mixed with growing media in a bed to increase filtering capabilities?"
"Media takes up 60% or so of the volume of flooded media, while water fills the other 40%, if that helps. Generally, if you have 12 inches of media, only 10 inches of that will be flooded.
My tank is in the ground and I use an indexing…"
"I got given an old garden shed that will be a good coversion project for me transforming it into a better home for my ducks.
The ducks finally started laying their eggs on the bank part of the time, still have to look for more of them in the pond…"