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West Coast Tilapia

Group is devoted to Commercial and Aquaponics growers that grow Tilapia.  Please post your information and questions.  Have equipment or fish to give away or sale, post it here.See More
1 hour ago
Jeff S commented on Chi Ma's group Aquaponics For Beginners
"Jim, I am thinking about reducing the outlet on my IBC siphons from 1" to 3/4" to slow the drain time. What would you say are the pros and cons to doing that?"
9 hours ago
Jeff S replied to Vlad Jovanovic's discussion Bad Batch of Plant !t Media (LECA)
"Thanks Vlad. I'm setting up a new GB and am going to use lava rock for a base media and top it with hydroton. I have year old GB that has always run around 7.2-7.5pH. I'm thinking about transferring some of the Growstone in that bed to see…"
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Vlad Jovanovic's discussion Bad Batch of Plant !t Media (LECA)
"It doesn't matter, the color of the vinegar...you can use any type of acid (doesn't have to be vinegar, it's just that vinegar happens to be what most folks have on hand) to test your media for limestone (CaCo3). You're looking…"
12 hours ago
Jeff S replied to Vlad Jovanovic's discussion Bad Batch of Plant !t Media (LECA)
"I've heard of a media test with vinegar and was wondering if you use white or dark vinegar and what reaction are you looking for?"
12 hours ago
James Matthew replied to S.E. Bastian's discussion Dissolved Oxygen meter
"I agree with Jeff you cant have too much  O2. I borrowed an O2 meter (YSI 550A) from a local school and had a little fun checking different areas of my system, I found that the areas that I thought might be low in O2 where fine,glad I…"
14 hours ago
Randall Wimbish replied to Rob Nash's discussion Using EZ Gro towers in commercial farming in the group EzGro Garden
"Rob. What are you using for media in those towers? I am going to set up a tower with the bottom reservoir."
14 hours ago
Lance Jaggers joined Chris Smith's group
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Wicking bed growers

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
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Phil Slaton replied to Nate's discussion Tilapia dying in my tank!! in the group Tilapia Growers
"You used Soap!!!  Where did you get such a silly idea?? OK, they are all dead now.  So scrub out the tanks with Arm and Hammer Baking Soda - and a lot of it - get the big boxes.  Let the Baking Soda sit in the tank for a couple…"
17 hours ago
Robin Roberts left a comment for Nick Pace
"Nick: I have viewed your aquaponic website. Are you still in Canada? Are you looking for an aquaponics project? Please connect so we can collaborate. My e-mail is: robtdr@gmail.com Thanks, Rob Roberts"
17 hours ago
Phil Slaton commented on Phil Slaton's group West Coast Tilapia
"Welcome Wilson from Zimbabwe – home of pure strain African O. Mossambicus.  Do you know of Nick James at Rivendell Hatchery, Grahamsown, RSA Africa?"
17 hours ago
Phil Slaton added 4 discussions to the group West Coast Tilapia
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Phil Slaton commented on Phil Slaton's group West Coast Tilapia
"Welcome aboard Robert."
18 hours ago
Phil Slaton commented on Phil Slaton's group West Coast Tilapia
"Robert I am in the middle of the heating wars now.  I have found in the aquariums that 1-100 watt heater with several 50-wat heaters seems to work very well. Most of my fish tanks are 100 gallon, one is 175(!) and a couple are 75 gallon. …"
18 hours ago
Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion PURE STRAIN TILAPIA FROM NORTHWEST WASHINGTON in the group West Coast Tilapia
"The $199.00 price includes shipping.  New website up soon."
18 hours ago
Phil Slaton commented on Phil Slaton's group West Coast Tilapia
"Welcome aboard Converse.  I would appreciate it if you all pass the word about this new group."
18 hours ago
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Vlad Jovanovic commented on Rob Nash's photo
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12 x 15 greenhouse

"As always...Great job Rob!"
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Jessica Johnson commented on Rob Nash's photo
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12 x 15 greenhouse

"It looks great =) I love the framing!"
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